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A HEfRT FOR THE FRWM
Life experience in the resume
of new county 4,H leader
BY DEBORAH BUCKHALTER
'.-. dbuckhalter@jcfloridzn coom
Jackson County has a new 4-H
coordinator, and she's eager to
build the volunteer base as she
takes the helrn.
But Angel 'Clark Granger's first
order of business is to assist as
much as she can with two big
projects that were well into
the planning stages when she
started work earlier this month;
one is an upcoming event for
4-H/FFA youngsters and one is
an adventure for first-graders
across the county.
Ag Adventures for first graders
will be held Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 at
the Jackson County Agriculture
Office Complex on Penn Av-
enue. The youngsters will have
an opportunityto visit vegetable
gardens growing on.the grounds
there in this hands-on experi-
ence. It's meant,,to teach them
more about where food comes
From and how it gets from the.
field to their dinner tables.
And last Thursday afternoon,
Granger was busy helping with
the animal blood test and tag-
ging duties associated with this
year's Panhandle bYouth E'xpo.
Set for Oct. 22-24, the event
showcases animals cared for by
S4-H and FFA members as well as
exhibits that illustrate the young
People's skill at various home
life skills such as, needlecraft,
baking, container gardening,
and in arts and crafts, photogra-
phy and poster art.
The public is invited to attend
Ne .Jo c taot baiij vet.I
New Jackson County 4-H coordinator Angel Granger holds a pig still so that it can be checked out by a vet.
all the Expo shows an.d ongoing
exhibits through the 'three days
of the event, and to bid in auc-'
tions to purchase some of the
animals that the boys and girls
raisIApy.er the course of several
months. The schedule of events
can be viewed online at jackson.
SGranger spent 33 years of her
professional life in a completely
different pursuit-she worked
for. the Department of State,
managing the Division of Cor- a variety ofjobs to bringing some
portion's certification section money. She quit in December of
and handling the international herjunior year, but had herGED
side of documents. in hand a few weeks later, before
But as a farmi'rl, she said her the end of the following January.
heart has always been with agri- She worked in a dress shop, she
culture. It was, in fact, her heat was a census taker, she was a
that led her to do something secretary, and took all kinds of
drastic at the age of 17 in 1979 otherworkto help pay light bills
to try and save the family farm or do other things to help her
her father vas in danger of los- dad hang on to the farm.
ing. A straight-A student, she '
quit school. and went to work at See GRANGER, Page 9A
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Members of Sons of ConfederateVeterans, Theophilus West, M.D., Camp 1346, fire off a cannon
i/I Friday evening in Riverside Cemetery, concluding a memorial service that honored men who
VJ fought in the 1864 Battle of Marianna. See more photos on 9A.
still at large
From staff reports
Jackson County authorities
continue to search for the pas-
senger who took his, pillow case
and ran when officers pulled
over his driver for a traffic in-'
The driver, 53-year-old' Man-
anna resident Randy Howell
Spencer, was ultimately handed
a felony charge of driving while
his license, was suspended.
Authorities say this is his third
such offense. ,
Spencer was originally pulled
over just after 9 pm. at the
intersection of U.S. 90 and
,Highway 71 South because of.
.an expired tag, according to a
press release from the Jackson
County Sheriffs Office.
As the vehicle was coming to
a stop, the passenger bailed out
and ran toward Commercial
Park Drive. He was carrying a
white pillow case or bag with
unknown contents, officials
Attempts to- immediately
locate him failed, even with
tracking teams ,from Jackson
Correctional Institution and
Apalachee Correctional Insti-.
tution deployed to help in the
search. An investigation into
-his identity continues.
,.Spencer told officials that
his passenger was a hitchhiker
that he had picked up down the
road and was someone he does
MARIANNA Florida Sur-
geon General Dr. John H. Arm-
strong met with county officials
Friday, to share ideas about how
to make Floridians healthier.,
He was joined by Florida Sen-
ate President Don Gaetz at the
Florida Department of Health
in Jackson County. It was their
first visit to the facility.
"I'm moving across the state,
seeing health in action, and I
notice on the map there's a road
called,'Healthy Way,' Armstrong.
said in his introduction, refer-
ring to the address of the health
"Turns out, it's right here in
Jackson County, so of course
I had to get here as soon as
Gov. Rick Scott appointed Dr.
Armstrong as the state's sur-
geon general and secretary of
health in April 2012. 1
comprised of representatives of
See HEALTH, Page 9A
Jackson County Christmas Fund to open referral line Oct. 1
From staff reports
As the holidays approach, area
groups are busy making 'plans
to offer assistance to residents
in need, like those who could
use a helping hand with niaking its own.
their child's Christmas morning The Jackson County Christmas
special. And one familiar group Fund; a non-profit organization
is back, for its 32nd year,. to co- formed in 1981, works to avoid
ordinate those efforts in Jack-. the duplication of holiday assis-
son County, plus offer help of. tance services, and the Christ-
mas Fund committee is reach- food, toys or clothing during the
ing out to area churches, civic holidays are asked to contact the
groups and other organizations Jackson County Christmas Fund,
that are planning to provide as- in an effort to ensure as many
distance to county residents.
Groups that will offer help with See CHRISTMAS, Page 9A
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SUNDAY, SEPT. 29
) Fall Plant Sale -8 a.m. to 1 p.m. JCARC, 2973
Pennsylvania Ave., MariannaThey will have shrubs,
trees, grasses, ground'covers, house plants, booths
with art's and crafts and yard sale items. Booth space
available for;rent. Forinformation visit www,jackson-,
countyarc.net or call 526-7333. ..
Kent Family Reunion -12:30 p.m. Kent cemetery
pavilion, three miles. southwest of Alforc.
) Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion
- 6:30 p.m. at 4349 W. Lafayette St. in Marianna
(in onrie-story building behind 4351W. Lafayette St.).
.Attendance limited to people with a desire to stop
)) Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting 8 p.m. in
the board room of Campbellton-Graceville Hospital,
5429 College Drive, Graceville.
MONDAY, SEPT. 30
Jackson County School at Sunland School
Advisory Council 7:30 a.m. in the Student Com-
mons room of the Habile Center, 3709 Connally,
Marianna. Discussion: school improvement plan for
2013-2014. Call 482-9139. 1
)) Parkinson's Support Group Meeting Noon
in the ground-floor classroom of Jackson Hospitak
Lunch provided. Those diagnosed with Parkinson's
and their caregivers are invited.The event is free. Call
)) Jackson County Quilters Guild Meeting 5:30-
7:30 p.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church, 3975 U.S.
90 W.; Marianna. Business meetings are fourth
Monday; other Mondays are for projects, lessons,
help. All quilters welcome. Call 209-7638.
Auditions 6 p.m. Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, Chipola
Theatre auditions for fall production, "The 1940's Ra-
dio Hour." Contact Theatre Director Charles Sirmon:
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting 8-9
p.m. in the AA room of First UJnited Methodist Church,
2901 Caledonia St., Marianna.
TUESDAY, OCT.I 1
SOriientation Noon to .3 p.m. at Goodwill Career
Training Center, 4742.U.S. 90, Marianna. Learn about
and',register for free services:Call526-0139..:
Optimist Club of Jackson County Meeting
Noon at Jim's Buffet & Grill, 4329 Lafayette St.,
Sewing Circle I p.rri. at Jacl'sorn Counti Senior
Citizens,2931 Optimist Drive in Marianna. Call 482-.
) Alcoholics Anonymous'Open Meeting -Noon
to 1 p.m. intheAA room of FirstUnited Methodist
Church, 2901 Caledonia St. in Marianna..
Auditions- 6 p.m. Chipola Theatre auditions for
fall production, "The 1940's Radio Hour." Contact
Theatre Director Charles Sirrnon: 718-2227 or
))-Marianna City Commission Meeting 6 p.m. in
City Hall, 2898 Green St., Marianna. Public welcome.
)) Alcoholics.Anonymous Open Meeting 8-9
p.m. in the AA room of First United Methodist Church,
2901 Caledonia St.in Marianna.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting- Noon
to 1 p.m. in the AA room of First United Methodist
Church, 2901 Caledonia St. in Marianna.
THURSDAY, OCT. 3
) Chipola Civic Club Meeting Noon atrhe Oaks
Restaurant, U.S: 90 in Marianna. The CCC's focus.
is the local community, '"Community, Children&
Character." Call,526-3142. .
Job Club -Noon to 3 p.m. at the Goodwill Career
Training Center, 4742 U.S.'90, Maianna.'Learn job
seeking/retention skills; get job search assistance.
Call 526-0139. ' .
Marianna Kiwanis Club Meeting Noon at Jim'"
Buffet & Grill, 4329 Lafayette St.; Marianna. Call
482-2290. . '
Quit Smoking Now Class/Support Group
5:30 p.m.at Jackson Hospital Cafeteria Board
Room. Free to attend. Curriculum developed by ex-
smokers for those who want to become ex-smokers
themselves. Call 482-6500.
)) VFW & Ladies Auxiliary Meeting 6 p.m. at
2830 Wynn St., Marianna. Covered-dish,supper.fol-
lowed by a 7 p.m. business meeting. Call 372-2500.
)) Alcoholics Anonymous Closed discussion, 8-9
p.m., First United Methodist Church, 2901Caledonia
St., Marianna, in the AA room. Attendance limited to
persons with a desire to stop drinking; papers will no
69th Annual Northwest Florida Championship
Rodeo Oct. 3-5 at Memorial Field in Bonifay. Visit
FRIDAY, OCT. 4
Hooks and Needles -10 a.m. at the Jackson
County Public Library, Marianna Branch. New and
experienced hand crafters welcome to create, share,
learn or teach favorite projects. Call 482-9631.
) Celebrate Recovery- 7 p.m. at Evangel Worship
Center, 2645 Pebble Hill Road in Marianna. Adult,
teen meqetingsto "overcome.hurts,. habits and.
hang-ups.'" Dinner: 6 p.m. Child care available. Call
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting 8-9
p.m. in the AA room of First United Methodist,
Church, 2901 Caledonia St. in Marianna.
S69th Annual Northwest Florida Championship
Rodeo Oct. 3-5 at Memorial Field in Bonifay. Visit
SATURDAY, OCT. 5
Woman's Club yard sale 7a.m. at Marianna
Woman's Club House, corner of Clinton and Caledo-
nja streets, Marianna. Oct. 5. Proceeds to continue
outreach programs in community. Call 209-9325.
Pet Appreciation Day Adoption Event 9 a.m.
to 1 p.m. atWalmart, 2255 S.R. 71, Marianna. Adopt a
pet frorfi Partners for Pets. Call 482-4570.
))'Robinson Family Reunion Noon at Bascom
Town Hall in Bascom. Dededents of Will and Gertie
Robinson and Charlie and Lizzie Robinson. Plates,
cups,.napkins and utensils furnished. Call 573-1438.
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting 4:30-
5:30 p.m. in the AA room of First United Methodist-
Church, 2901 Caledonia St. in Marianna. 0
69th Annual Northwest Florida Championship
Rodeo Oct. 3-5 at Memorial Field in Bonifay. Visit
Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion
6:30 p.m. at4349W. Lafayette St. in:Marianna
(in one-story building behind 4351W. Lafayette St.).,
Attendance limited to persons with a desire to stop
)) Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting 8p.m. ini
the board.rodm of Campbellton-Gratceville Hospital,
5429 College Drive, Graceville.
MONDAY, OCT.,7 '
Jackson County Quilters Guild Meeting 5:30-
7:30 p.m. atAscension Lutheran Church, 3975 U.S.
s 90 West, Marianna. Business meetings are fourth
Monday; tther Mondays are for projects, lessons,
help. All quilters Welcome. Call 209-7638.
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting 8-9
p.mr. in the AA-room of First United Methodist Church,
2901 Caledonia St., Marianna. '
., TUESDAY, OCT. 8
Republican Club of West Florida Meeting.
Noon at Jim's Buffet & Grill, 4329 Lafayette St.,
Marianna. Call 352-4984. :
)i Optimist Club of Jackson County Board Meet-.
ing Noon at 4476 Broad St., Marianna. '
)t )) Orientation Noon to 3 p.m. at Goodwill Career
Training Center, 4742 U.S. 90, Marianna. Learn-about
and register for free services. Call 526-0139.
Sewing Circle 1 p.m. at Jackson County Senior
Citizens, 2931 Optimist Drive in Marianna. Call 482-
)y Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meetiig Noon
to 1 p.m.in the AA room of First United Methodist
Church, 2901 Caledonia St. in Marianna. '
Autism Support Group Meeting-6 p.m. in the
First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, Marianna
(Clinton Street entrance). Family members, caregiv-
ers ahd-service providers welcome. Call 526-2430.
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting 7 8-9
p.mi. in the AA room of First United Methodist Church.
2901 Caledonia St. in Marianna. ,
.. : : WEDNESDAY,'OCT.9. -
Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting Noon
to 1 p.m. in the AA.robm of First United Methodist .
SChurch;,2901 Caledoia St. in Marianna ... ;.; -
s -THURSDAY, OCT. 10
Chipola'College Registration for Fall C Term
- 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Chipola College, Mariarinna. Visit
www.chipola.edu or call 718-2211.
Chipola Civic Club Meeting -- Noon at The Oaks
Restaurant, U.S. 90 in Marianna. The CCC's focus
is the local community, "Community, Children &
Character." Call 526-3142.
)) Job Club Noon to 3 p.m. at the Goodwill Career
Training Center, 4742 U.S. 90; Marianna. Learn job
seeking/retention skills; get job search assistance.
Quit Smoking Now Class/Support Group
- 5:30 p.m. at Jacksoi Hospital Cafeteria Board
Room. Free to attend. Curriculum developed by ex- -
smokers for those who want to become ex-smokers
themselves. Call 482-6500.,
Alcoholics Anonymous Closed discussion, 8-9
p.Ti.,'First United Methodist Church, 2901 Caledonia
St., Marianna, in the AA room. Attendance limited to
people with a desire to stop drinking; papers will not
The submission deadline for this calendar is two days before publication. Submit to: Community Calendar, Jackson County Floridan, P. O. Box 520, Marianna, F L32447,
email email@example.com, fax 850-482-4478 or bring items to 4403 Constitution Land in Marianna.
The Marianna Police De-
partment listed the following
incidents for Sept. 26, the latest
available report: One acci-
dent, one suspicious vehicle,
two suspicious people, one
highway obstruction, one
report of mental illness, one
physical disturbance, one rob-
bery alarm, six traffic stops,
two trespass complaints, one
juvenile complaint, one assault,
two animal complaints, one
fraud complaint, one public
service all and 10 home secu-
traffic crash, oc
alarm, one pa
on County one firearm discharged, one
'S Offices report of shooting in the area,
16 traffic stops, one abduc-
SCounty Sheriff's tion/kidnapping complaint,
Office and coun- three larceny complaints, one
ty fite/rescue criminal mischief complaint,
reported the fol- one civil dispute, two trespass
lowing incidents complaints, three follow-up
for Sept. 26, the investigations, one juvenile
latest available complaint, one snake
report: Two complaint, one fraud com-
ir abandoned ve- plaint, 28 property checks,
ispicious vehicles, one assist of a motorist or
is incidents, pedestrian, three assists of
is person, one ver- other agencies, two welfare
ce, one gas leak, checks, one transport,
calls, one two threat/harassment com-
)ne burglar plaints, and one 911 hang-up
nic alarm, call.
The following people were
booked into the county jail dur-
ing the latest reporting periods:
)) William Black, 41,558 Lake-
point Road, Alford, failure to
)) Randy Spencer, 53,2776
Panhandle Road, Marianna,
driving while license suspend-
Jail Population: 202
To report a crime, call CrimeStoppers
at 526-5000 or a local lawenforcement
agency. To report a wildlife violation, call
Charles and Luree Hud-
son will celebrate their
50th wedding anniversary
on Oct.19. They were mar-
ried in Lovedale Baptist
Church in 1963 and are
still active there. Their
children are Chuck Hud-
son (Tamara) and Anna
are MaciVarnadore and
Both retired in 1996;
Charles from Gulf Power
after.31 years and Luree
from Malone High School
after 22 years.
To honor their parents,
Chuck and Ann will host
a family dinner for the
The children of Fred and
Dorothy Peters surprised
and honored them on
their 60th wedding an- cake. No one knew the children, Mai:yEllen served the delicious an-
niversary on Aug. 12. They origin, as they met for JOY Ingramin, William Peters, niversary cake, with about
started with a beautiful Club in the First Baptist Robert Peters and Charles 60 attending. More cel-
wedding cake with 60 Church fellowship hall. Peters "Happy anniversary ebrating continued at the
years on it.and decorated Suddenly, to.their to Mom and Dad" for 60 home of Mary Ellen with
with candies and glittery surprise, a song of greetr years of marriage. more relatives who joined
ornaments around the ing came from their four JOY Club members the celebration.
Ours is a society of
S ooner or later we
will be impacted by
someone or some-
thing. Most 6f us have
grown up being influ-
enced by someone in one
way or another. Through
the influence of our par-
ents or guardians, and the
media through television,
radio and other media
outlets such as news-
papers and magazines,
there are many things in
our world today that can
The first opportunity
for us to be influenced
is through our parents
or guardians who have "
the most access to us.-Of
course, depending on
the character of those
parents or guardians, we
can be taught uplifting
positive things, or degrad-
ing negative things that
will influence us in a big
ThomAsa and imitat-
Wi t ing others,
Murphy mean those,
habits have tobe lifelong
change after realizing
those habits aren't good
Many times the men-
tal impact from adults'
words and actions on our
children can be so im-
mense that it can highly
affect those children's
adult years. When either
the father or mother figure
is missing or has a weak
effect on the decision
made in a household
there's 9 good chance
child willbe influent
outside sources. Thr
the media, entertain
ment and sports, the
are many opportuni
see, hear and read aL
those who are popul
our society. Our soci
seems to emphasize
glamour, wealth, suc
and power. Various i
that depict these vie
very instrumental in
our children look at
desires and futures.
The morals of our
country would be m
higher if we emphas
the importance of oi
citizens having strong
less spotlighting on
ing the most money
ns the best athlete or one
d, of the top entertainers.
e a We should explain to our
ced by children that, even if they
ough are talented, the odds of
1- being the next Michael
ere Jordan, Barbara Streisand,
ties to Oprah, Larry Bird, win-
bout ning an Oscar, Grammy,
lar in Emmy, MVP trophy, or
ety. being the very best in the
world at anything is pos-
ccess sible, but extremely hard
mages to accomplish..
ws are We as adults should
1 how not only encourage our
their children, but remind them
that money's not every-
thing; and how having
uch God in their lives, getting
ize a quality- education and
ur working hard to accom-
ig polishing their goals, is the
with recipe for success.'
mak- Thomas Vincent Murphy can be
, being reached firstname.lastname@example.org
Pets. on Parade
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Storm (left)i is a. six-..~;
week-old.(male border s
,collie mix. Twilight "
(right) is a six-week- -" -
old female kitten. If "
youwould like to adopt -'" .
Storm or Twilight, call
the shelter at 482- ' "
4570. The Partners
for Pets shelter is att
Drive in Marianna. Its
hours are 10 a.m. to .i5
3 p.m. Monday-Friday .
and 10 a.m. to Ip.m.
Saturday. Its website is
Buddy Roy Deese
was bornm on Sept. 6 at
Jackson Hospital. He
weighed 7 pounds 11
ounces. His parents are
Starla Hudgins and Wes-
ley Deese. Grandparents r l
are Chris and Ileen
Hudgins of Marianna
and Nancy Deese of
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Padris Qhyce' Nix was
born at 8:16 a.m. on
Sept. 17 at Jackson Hos-
pital in Marianna. She
weighed 6 pounds and
4.6 ounces and was 19V '
inches long at birth. Her
parents are Shonteria
McKinnon and London
Nix. Grandparents are
Michell McKinnon, Clar-
ence Rhynes, Elizabeth
Jones and Willie Nix
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Davis was born at 4:47
a.m. on Sept. 18 at
Jackson Hospital in
Marianna. She weighed
5 pounds 13 ounces
and was20 inches long
at birth. Her parents. '.
are La'Portia Pittman
and Gary Davis. Grand-
parents are Louldkisha
Sherman and Maryann
Bennet from Marianna.
Ava Nicole Davis was
Sboni at 1:51 p.m. on
Sept. 16 at Jackson
Hospital in Marianna.,
'She weighed pounds
2.3 ouncesand was 2012
inches long at birth. Her
parents are Adrianne
Marlow and Russell '
are,Betty and Bill James
from Bascom; Linda Da-
vis from Marianna; Scott
and Cindy Marlow from
Kissimmee; and Laura
Stewart from Malone.
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goodies to the campus.
BF students celebrate Cookie Day
Special o tr. Furi.Vri This semester, Kinchen,
.. assisted by Gail Floyd, ar-
Each semester, there is rived on campus with con-
a special day that every tainers filled to the brim
returning student looks with home-made goodies
forward to, and every new that included chocolate
student learns quickly -to chip cookies,-peanut but-
appreciate. This special ter treats, fudge, chocolate
day involves The Bap- haystacks, pretzel clusters,
tist College of Florida and, even a selection of
(BCF) first lady Ruth Ann sugar-free delights.
Kinchen baking hundreds" According to Kinchen,
of homemade goodies and due to the fact that many
treats for 'students. The of our students are living
day has come to be known away from home for. the
as "Cookie Day," and it first time, .-this heartfelt
brightens, up the day for, gesture might help bring
students and staff all over students a sense of "home
the campus,. awayfromhome."Kinchen
makes it her goal to do this
each semester because of
her. love for the students
and her own memories of
living away from homefor,
' the first time.
To BCF students,
Kinchen is not only known
as the First Lady, the Cook-
ie Lady, and the president's
wife, but she's also known
for her deep love of Christ
and support for those stu-
dents preparing, to serve
Him. She is a prayer war-
rior known around cam-
pus. for.carmg and praying
for students,helping raise
funds for scholarships.
and. adding that special
touch when decorating
the campus for the holi-
days. Her gift of hospial-
'ity istruly something that
is valued and cherished by
her BCF family.
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Thanks, Dr. Hoff
"arianna has been home for Dr. Robert Hoff
since he began practicing medicine as a fami-
ly practice physician here almost 40 years ago.
He has provided a great service to the community dur-
ing his medical career, having chosen Jackson County
Over a job in Orlando to meet a shortage of medical
professionals in rural northwest Florida at the time.
Now, a decade into retirement, Dr. Hoff is contribut-
ing to the community again, and in a big way: Dr. Hoff
is donating the Marianna Fitness Center he's operated
since the mid-1980s to Jackson Hospital, which will
use thle facility as part of its rehabilitation services. The
facility features exercise equipment and programs,
physical therapy and aqua therapy in' a heated pool. Its
value exceeds $1 million.
Dr. Hoff's donation honors,the hospital, largely for its
treatment of Hoff's wife, Hazel, whose care at Jackson
Hospital Hoff credits with her extended survival after
being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2011.
It's a fitting tribute from one medical professional to
a professional medical facility, and we appreciate Dr.
Hoff's generosity. The entire community will benefit
from his largesse.
The Gainesville Sun
Virtual campus i
he University of Florida plans to boost its enroll-
ment by about 50 percent over the next decade
- with a major caveat. .
The expected 24,152 additional students are going to
be on a virtual campus, not in Gainesville.
UF has offered online degree programs for years,
mainly on the graduate level. Its new effort,.called UF
Online, is different in that it will provide completely
online undergraduate degree programs aimed at at-
tracting freshmen as well as the more typical transfer
IState lawmakers authorized the effort and-provided
initial funding this past session, mandating that its in-
state students pay 75 percent or less of the tuition paid
by their on-campus counterparts,...'
UF Onlin'e should attract a different cohort of stu-
dents than the on-cahipus university. Their average
age isexpected to be 25, including those with jobs and
other. obligations that keep them from campus,.
.Expanding access to the university at a reasonable
price is'a good thing. But there's also a risk of losing the
in-person interactions that help students broaden their
perspectives arid make connections.
In his latest State of the University address, UF Presi-
dent Bernie Machen gave examples of students in the
university's online programs,...
UF officials say they're developing ways to create an .
online sense.of community for students in the online
program. They're also considering "Gator Dens" in
some ofthe-state's major cities where thpse students
could meet and see advisers.
Another concern is that UF Online might become
the go-to option for students of modest means, risking
making the main campus a place just for students from
wealthy backgrounds. UF must maintain diversity in all
It also needs to maintain quality. The university
doesn't have to pay for on-campus infrastructure and
gets other savings with online students, but it can't ,
,. expect to ramp up enrollment.so significantly without
adding faculty and making other investments. -.
UF Online offers great promise for the university to'.
raise revenue and take a leading role in the growing
field of online educadion.But pF and other universi-
ties in that field also must ensure that they're nhot losing
their best qualities in the process. .
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Historian:Partisan gridlock is race-based
Fall is the season of books and
provocative ideas, and author
Taylor Branch has no shortage
The Pulitzer Prize-winning
historian hopes to keep educators
interested in teaching about the
civil rights era with the publication
of "The King Years," a short version
ofhis much-acclaimed trilogy on
the life oflMartin Luther King Jr.
and the civil rights movement.
SOn Sept. 21, he challenged his
audience under a big tent at the
National Book Festival in Wash-
ington with an idea he said is
both dangerous and delicate. He'd
sprung it last mqnth on Gwen Ifill
when she interviewed him for the
PBS NewsHour. Intrigued, Ifill"
broached the idea when she and
JudyWoodruff interviewed Presi-
dent Barack Obama a day later.
Obama ','danced all around it,"
Branch said. '
Here it is: Obama is the victim of
.partisan racial gridlock..
Everyone agrees that Congress
is dysfunctional and that the tea
party hasput sand in the gears of
Washington. But is it unfair to as-
cribe race as a motivator of partisan
Even practiced interviewers like
Ifill and veteran interviewees like
Obama get hives using the words
race and racial. Ifill held the ques-
tion:untillast, and she used many
,wo I:rds asldhg it. She asked the
.. presidentif he agreed with the his-
torian "and; if soq, what;, if anything,
dent can do to break through that
kind ofmotivated gridlock."
The last thing Obama- wants is to
suggest that he considers himself
.a victim of racism. He went on for
647 words, and basically Obama
said no, he doesn't think partisan
But he did offer context to grid-
lock. Since the 1960s, Obama said,
peoplehave fought government,
efforts to help mi iorities and the
poor as being bad for the economy,
and that has led to thinking of
government as the problem instead
of the" solution. That in turn led
to criticism that "pointy-headed.
bureaucrats in Washington are just.
tryingto help out minorities or try-
* ing to give them something free."
Obama is thinking 6f the racism
of George Wallace even if he's not
talking about it.
In early 1963, Alabama's gover-
nor declared, "Segregation today,
segregation tomorrow, segrega-
tion forever." As Branch tells it, the
March on Washington and other
events convinced Wallace that '
talk of segregation and race were
unacceptable, and Wallace never
mentioned them again:.
launched a.presidential bid with
a speech that turned his scorn
to "pointy-headed bureaucrats,"
tyrannical judges and "tax, tax,
I thought of Branch's question
in connection with comments of
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, about Jesse
,"We need a hundred more like
SJesse Helms in the U.S. Senate,"
Cruz declared Sept. 11 at the Heri-
tage Foundation, a conservative
think tank in Washington.
Cruz said that he sent his very
first political.contribution $10
to Helms because critics were
"beating up on him." Helms's "will-
-ingness to.say all those crazy things
is a rare,rare characteristic," Cruz
said admiringlyv. ,
Cruz was 19 'in. 1990 when Helms
ran a chilling campaign ad against
Harvey Gantt; Charlotte's black
mayor. The ad showed a white
man's hands crumpling up ajob-
* rejection letter. "You needed that
job and you were the best quali-
fied, but they had to give it to a
minority because of a racial quota,"
the voiceover said. Helms won his
re-election bid. ,
In the 21st century, Aierica '
needs to move forward, not back.
We can't afford to listen to rhetoric
from the bad old days, whether we
call it racially tinged or racist.
Marsha Mercer writes from Washington. You may
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The dying art of putting pen to paper
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. '
: ver the years the residents
: of this town tucked into
a shoulder ofthe.White
-Mountains have filled tie pages of
Sthe local newspaper with heated
comments aboutzoning, a bypass
highway, a new schooland who de-
Sserves to win the New Hampshire
But few issues have prompted
such passionate commentary in
The Conu'a), Daily Sun as the ques-
tioi of whether haihdwriting should
be taught in the local schools. One
day the paper carried 43 opin-
ions on the topic. Most of them
screamed: Of course they should.
That includes the reader who said it
wouldn't make any difference, add-
ing: "They. can't spell anyway."
Maybe they can't,,but the school-
children 9fthis community and
of-thousands of others scattered
around the country aren't being
taught a skill so basic that it is
almost always listed second in the
ancient catechism on the function
of schools. Not that the other two
.-reading arid 'rithmetic are be-
ing mastered by our young scholars
either, but that's for another day ,
and another column.
We have in our time witnessed
the shrinking role of the handwrit-
teniword. We no longer sign for
gasoline at self-service pumps and
we write emails on a keyboard. The
letter is as dead as a form of cor-
respondence as the gavotte is as a
form of dance. The other day I saw
someone take out an $85,000 loan
with an electronic signature.
There are loads of romantic
reasons for the perpetuation of the
handwritten word, and I'm speak-
ing about more than love notes.
(In an age of LOL, does anyone still
know what SWAK means? Ask your
mom. She will.)
There is real intimacy involved in
a handwritten thank-you note, so
much more personal than an email,
which we all know is often dashed
off in a few seconds without even
the courtesy of pushing the shift
button to employ capital letters at
the beginning of the sentence. It is
heresy, and very bad manners.
S National Perspective
There is emotion that can be.
loaded onto anything written in
cursive, impossible to describe but
Impossible to miss.-And there is.the'
utility of picking up a pencil and
writing down a phone number or a
personal note on a piece of paper
and then tucking it into your breast
pocket, where there is at least a 50
. percent chance you will retrieve it
before it goes into the washing ma-
chine and leaches all over your best
dress shirt in the increasingly
unlikely event you still wear a dress
shirt. Don't get me started.
SAll of that is without considering
that four of the most important
documefits in American history
were written in forms that resemble
Script: the Declaration of Indepen-
dence, the Constitution, the Get-
tysburg Address ... and the Laffer
Curve that launched the supply-
side revolution. Take away the pen
Sand you erase much of American
Many of us of a certain age
Remember the torture imposed
upon us by the traveling salvation
show run by the evangelists of the
Palmer handwriting method. These
hard-bitten pilgrims would drive
from town to town, reigning terror
in classrooms as they assured there
was a little jagged edge to the "F"
we wrote in the upper case and
made sure that the lower-case '"z"
had the three required precise and
Today almost every state has
endorsed the so-called Common
Core, which doesn't require instruc-
tion in cursive. My bet is that the
modern way of tackling a running
back is taught in more schools
than the old-fashioned way of
writing out a pass for going to the
That means there will be fewer
concussions, which is a good thing,
but also fewer billets-doux, which is
a bad thing, and my point is sealed
by the fact that hardly any readers
of this column will have the remot-
est idea what a billet-doux is and
even fewer have ever received one.
- (Save this column for its historical
value: This might-be the last time
that compound word ever appears
in print. It does not mean the same
thing as a French letter. Look them
But the rationale for teaching cur-
give goes beyond the romantic.
"Writing in cursive is more than
making letters," says Paula Hein-
richer, who has taught handwriting
for eight years in southwestern
Pennsylvania through the Hand-
writing Without Tears program. "It's
putting letters into words andthen.
into sentences. It's not copying. It's
SThere's hope. This year a hand-
ful of schools in the Pittsburgh
suburbs instituted a new initiative
to teach pupils in kindergarten.
through the second grade how to :
print, and next year pupils from the
'third through the sixth grades will
be introduced to cursive. "It's still a
basic skill," says Amanda Hartle of
the North Hills School District, "and
has an effect on all the other parts
of students' educations."'
At least the president still signs
bills with a pen. Barack Obama
signed the health care law that
bears his name with a pen. His
rivals on Capitol Hill are living for
the day one of his successors might
employ a pen to sign legislation
So maybe there's a (ball-) point to
this column after all: the identifica-
tion of one element in American
life worthy of bipartisan support.
Let's end the Washington stale-
mate by uniting to save cursive. A
nation's sense of itself depends on
it. But if you want to start a petition,
please require the signatures to be
affixed by pen. It's the least you can
do for your country.I
David M. Shribman is executive editor of the
JACKSON COUNTYFLORIDAN + www.jcfloridan.com
MHS plans super homecoming
Special to the Floridan
The Marianna High
School Student Govern-
ment executive officer
team is pleased to an-
nounce Oct. 18 as the date
chosen for Homecoming
2013. A "Super Homecom-
ing" will pit the Marianna
Bulldogs against the Wal-
ton County Braves after
a week of homecoming
Students will arrive on
Monday, Oct. 14, to find
MHS decked in purple and
gold as clubs and orga-
nizations compete in the
"Deck the Halls" compe-
tition. Club and organiza-
tion members will meet
on Sunday, Oct. 13, from
1-4 p.m. to transform the
ways into super corridors
Throughout the week,
students will show their
own school spirit by dress-
ing up and competing for
spirit points. The dress-up
days are as follows:
Monday- Favorite Animal
Wednesday: Class Shirt,
Crazy Hair and Sock Day
Thursday: Tacky Day
Friday: Spirit Day
Activity Day games will
take placeWednesday, Oct.
16, during 6th and 7th pe-
riods in the MHS gymnasi-
urn. Students and teachers
will participate in a games
ranging from individual
Special to the Floridan
The Marianna High
School Class of 2003's 10-
year reunion is scheduled
for Oct. 18 and 19.
On Oct. 18, members of
the class will participate
in the homecoming pa-
rade and a family activity
at Play Station after the
Reserved seating will
be provided for alumni at
the MHS vs. Walton High
game which begins at 7
p.m. and an after-game,
celebration is planned.
The reunion will be held
Oct. 19 atBoatyard Restau-
rant in Panama City from
5-10 p.m. Tickets are $55
per person and include
dinner and drinks. All tick-
ets must be purchased in
advance. The deadline to
purchase tickets is Oct 7.
Tickets can be purchased
by credit or debit card at
For information, contact
Lyndsey Riley Dickson at
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MHS student government executive officers have many activities planned for homecoming
competitions, such as the
limbo and group competi-
tions like the "Big Relay,"
as they compete for spirit
points for their respective
Thursday night, Oct. 17,
is the Bulldog Blast. This
community-wide pep rally
will be held in the MHS
gymnasium and begin
at 6:30 p.m. Admission
to Bulldog Blast is $3 per
person, school-age and
Up. The 2013 Hhmecom-
ing court will be officially
introduced at the Bulldog
Entertainment will in-
dclude performances by the
MHS varsity and j.v. cheer-
leaders, dance line, ma-
jorettes, and color guard.
Introduction of the varsity
football team and recog-
nition of the j.v. Football
team and other fall sports
team members will be fea-
tured events. All alumni
are invited to 'attend this
celebration of bulldog
A newly added alumni
reception will be held in
the MHS library on Friday,
October 18. All MHS alum-
ni are invited to attend
this reception starting
at 10 a.m. Tours of MHS
will be given by freshmen
and sophomore mem-
bers of SGA following the
The MHS homecoming
parade will be held on Fri-
day, Oct. 18. A special in-
vitation is extended to all
alumni and homecoming
queens from the :graduat-
ing classes of 1953, 1963,
1973, 1983, 1993 and 2003
to participate in the pa-
rade. Entry forms for the
parade are available on
the MHS website and at
the MHS main office. En-
try forms are due no later
than Friday, Oct. 11.
Line-up for' the 2013
Homecoming parade will
begin at 1:45 on Daniels
Street with parade time
scheduled for 3 p.m.
For information con-
tact Jill Berquist or Pattne
Hatcher, SGA sponsors.
CONLEY SPEAKS TO KIWANIS CLUB
held their regu-
lar meeting Sept, 19
at Jim's Buffet. Larry-
Conley, president of
The Artist Guild of
gavea very interest-.
ing talk. He brought
with him three rock
portraits (bottom) ,
done by his talented
wife, Carole Conley.
He was introduced by
Vice President Jerry
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the sixth leading cause of
death among those 65 or
older, and half of those
over the, age of 85 suffer
from the disease. In addi-
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Notice of Public Hearing
to Consider an Ordinance
Amending the Capital-
Improvement Schedule of the
Comprehensive Plan for the
Town of Bascom
The Town of Bascom proposes to amend its
Comprehensive Plan Capital Improvements
Element. The amendment updates the
Capital Improvement Plan and Schedule
of Capital Improvements as required by
Part II, Chapter 163, Florida Statues. A
public hearing to consider the adoption of
the proposed amendment will be held on
SOctober 10, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. (CDST), or as
soon as can be heard in the Meeting Hall,
4969 Basswood Road, Bascom FL.
More information can be obtained and
the proposed change may be inspected at
Bascom Town Hall, 4969 Basswood Road,
Bascom, FL 32423 (telephone: 850-569-
Persons wishing to comment may doso in
person at the.public hearing or by writing to
the Town of Bascom, P.O. Box 98, Bascom,
If an individual decides to appeal any
decision made by the commission with
respect to this meeting, a verbatim transcript
mnay be required. If so, the individual should
make provision for a transcript to be made at
the meeting, (RE: Florida Statute 286.0105)..,
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans
*with Disabilities Act, any person requiring
special accommodation to participate in this
meeting is asked to advise the city at least
48 hours before the meeting by contacting,
Town staff at the above address or phone
George Hall, Mayor
Attest: Chrystal R'. Bryan, City Clerk
Publication Date: September 29, 2013
JACKSON COUNTY FLORIDAN www.jcfloridan.corM
'M iranda Leanne Bishop is. the 2 1/2-year-old daughter of Rob-
ertBishop and Crystal Cameron. Grandparents are Lee and,
SJ Teresa McCrobie; Great-grandparents are Mac and Geri
McCann. Miranda has two brothers, Cyle and BJ.J
GOODSON SPEAKS TQ KIWANIS CLUB
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T ackson County probationofficer Stacy Goodson (center) spoke
recently to the Marianna Kiwanis Club about the details ofhis
Duties in the Jackson County Court sessions. He was introduced
y Jerry Glass (left) Also pictured is Kiwanis Club President John
Knights of Columbus visit Sunland
S Special to the Floridan .
'""The Knights of"Colum
bus from Niceville recent
ly came to Sunland Centel
for a picnic at the Environ
This group sponsors Bu.
chanan and Grant House
and hosts "an annual p
icnic for those residing a
these. two homes. It alsc
Shots an annual Christ.
mas party in Niceville ir
December. The residents
look forward to this picnic
S each year with the greal
food and fellowship pro.
vided 'by the Knights ol
the support,of this group
and others that step up
LAKE MARY- Police
.officers in Lake Mary are
George Zimmerman inap-
propriately took items
from his in-laws' house
where he had been living.
Police spokesman Zach
.Hudson said Friday that
.officers are investigat-
ing what happened to
a television, couch'and
other pieces of furniture
that had been at the house
owned by Zimmerman's
of the house recently after
his wife,Shellie Zinmmer-
Sman, filed for divorce this
mother claims the items
Zimmerman took didn't
belong to him.
'Two more charged
in $190M Medicare
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people have been charged
min a $190 million South'*
Florida Medicare fraud
Case that has already ,
resulted in numerous con-
victions and some lengthy
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36-year-old Jose Martin
Olivares are each charged
with one count'of con-
spiracy and two counts of
receiving health kick-
backs. Each of the charges
carries a potential five-
year prison sentence.
Investigators say the pair
acted as patient brokers
for now-defunct Ameri-
can Therapeutitic Corp.
and a related entity that
operated seven mental
health clinics in Florida.
Santoyo and Olivares were
allegedly paid kickbacks
*for providing patients
ineligible for Medicare
- thatATC could then use to
submit fraudulent claims.
Man charged with
HIALEAH- Police in
South Florida say a man
has been arrested after he
was caught on video stab-
bing a dog. ,
The Miami Herald
reports surveillance f96t-
age shows Jose Cespede's
walking along a sidewalk
in Hialeah. As Cespedes
walked by a chain linked
fence, a dog named Oscar
Slumped against. the'fence
and barked at him.
According to an arrest
report, Cespedes pulled a
knife out of his waistband
and stabbed the dog near
The dog's owner wit-
nessed the stabbing and
went out to confront Ces-
pedes, buthe ran away.
The dog underwent sur-
gery and needed stitches.
Cespedes was arrested
Friday and charged with'
crueltyv to an animal with
the intent to injure or kill
and carrying a concealed
deadly weapon. He is be-
ing held on $26,000 bond.
on grand theft
have arrested aTampa
Police officer on a charge
of grand theft.
Tampa Police Chief Jane
Castor says Detective Jea-
nette Hevel turned herself
:'in on Friday. She has been
charged with grand theft.
During an afternoon.
news conference, Castor
said Hevel took'$1,900
worth of money orders
seized during an investi-
revealed that in December
of 2011, Hevel took the
money orders from'he
room then cashed them.
Polk County State
County's state attorney
has written a letterto'
Lakeland's city man-
ager, criticizing what he ,
calls the ciry's inaction ,.
in the face of scandals
at the Lakeland Police
In a letter Friday to Doug
Thomas, the county's.,
top prosecutorJerry Hill
said ChiefL UsaWomack
is "incapable of leading"
the department and tells
Thomas "it is past time for
The agency has been
overwhelmed with prob-
lemis, including an officer's
arrest thisweek and a case
of widespread sexual mis-
conduct among itslhighest
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From Page 1A
the county commission,
school board, hospital and
other agencies with an in-
terest in public health, all
of whom had been asked to
attend the afternoon event
by William Long, adminis-
trator of the county health
Gaetz and .Armstrong
took turns answering ques-
tions and taking comments
and suggestions from the
group, with the Senate.
president utip first.
State employees got a
note of praise from Gaetz,
as he mentioned the recent
pay raises. they received,
plus other legislative
highlights. A proponent
of national industry, cer-
tifications, Gaetz talked
about listening to industry,
learning what they require
of new employees, and
adjusting the education
system so that degrees and
diplomas students receive
better prepare them for the
From the group, Gaetz
heard about needs for
more funding for school
health services, loan as-
sistance,for, medical stu-
dents who. stay in Florida
after graduation and rural
residency programs, regu-
latory changes for training
programs, tort reform, and
a variety of other concerns.
Due to. schedule de-
mands, Gaetz tookhis leave
from the session, thanking
Long for his hospitality and
for showing him, "what has
to be one of the best health
departments anywhere in
the southeastern United
Dr. Armstrong then
stepped up, "to emphasize
a big initiative from the
Department of Health,"
he said, stressing the word
"big" and noting the pun,
Armstrong was talldking
Right now, he said, only
a third of Floridians are at
a health weight, meaning
two-thirds are overweight
or obese, and if the current
trend holds, by 2030, two-
thirds of Floridians wilfbe
Another trend -, one the
surgeon general says scares
him the most is that six
out of 10 babies born today
will be overweight or obese.,
by the time they graduate
high school.- .
To, stem that tide, Arm-
strong says it's time for
something more fine-
tunedthan the "eat less,
exercise more" approach to
fighting obesity. Reflecting
on how our environments
- in food and beverage, in
physical activity, schools,'
workplaces, and messag-
ing -have changed over
the last three decades, "so
that the unhealthy choice
is the easy choice."
Reshaping those en-
vironments, so that the
health choice becomes the
easy choice, is key. He of-
fered three simple changes
that would greatly improve
) Drink more water than
Add fresh fruits and
vegetables to every break-
fast and lunch..
. ) Go for walk after every
meal to increase activity.,
I Armstrong then opened
the floor -to comments,
and he heard ideas from
officials ranging from mes-
saging campaigns whereby
water bottle labels offered
health tips, health-related,
social clubs for schools,
As the" day's session
wrapped some 90 min-
utes after it began, Long
stepped up to share one
idea his team had recently
entertained: the formation
of a community garden on
site at the health depart-.
ment. The plan is still in
its infancy, but the admin-
istrator said he's ready to
explore the use of nearby
city-owned property for
the purpose, and gear up
for the organizational work
that lipes ahead. :
If the idea takes root, the
.public will be able to par-
ticipate in the garden, and
perhaps see that health de-
partment staffers not only
talk the talk about better
food choices, but walk the
walk -through rows of
fresh fruits and vegetables
grown right in the depart-
ment's own back yard.,
Dr. Armstrong liked what
"This is how we're going
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SI neads Alumni from 1943 to 2003 take
to the field to be recognized d u ring the
special half-time Homecomirig show.
S neads' Homecoming Queen Bianca
Hernandez and her escort Ryne Dan-
ford had to pose for many, many pic-
tures after crowning Friday night.
ABOUT THE BATTLE
even Lassiter drafts Graceville eighth-
grader Samuel Wesley to show how
soldiers were able to line up and fire
their weapons without injuring or deafening
each other. He was teaching the group GHS
eighth- and ninth-graders about the life of a
Confederate soldier and what clothing and
equipment they, carried with them.
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A zell Nail, playing the part of"Cooter,"
describes the life of Florida cow
hunter (they were called cowboys out
west) to a group.of students from Dayspring
Christian Academy and the Liberty Learners
Home School group.
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Florida Surgeon General Dr. John Armstrong addresses a
group of county officials Friday at the Jackson County Health
Department in Marianna.
families as possible
the 'assistance they
for the season.
The Jackson C
Christmas Fund als
vides assistance, as
are available, for'w
families, single p
who are working or a
ing school and eligil
nior citizens. In ad
the fund obtains spi
for foster children a
nior citizens residing
Donations to the Ja
alre appreciated andc
mailed to Jackson C
Christmas Fund, P.(
99, Marianna, FL 324
lackson County Chr
Fund committee W
taking referrals for
tance by phone. The
rals phone line will bi
Oct. 1-17 only.
If you are in need
sistance this holida
son, call the fund a
'7768, after Oct. 1,toc
an application. In or
be considered for
be received no late
Oct. 25. '
Funding the Fund
Kicking off its 32n
of fundraising, the Ta
has two events plan
.help meet its $150,00
the second '. a
"Swinging for Santa
tournament is on for Fri-
[as day, Nov. 8'.at the Indian
--- Springs Golf Course. Reg-
-* .istration and lunch is at
11 a.m. with tee-off for the
can get four-man scramble tour-
Sneed ney starting at 12:15 p.m.
,The entry fee is $65 per
county person with sponsorships
o pro- entering their team. MNul-
funds: l[iganis (up to two) are $10
orkinrig each. '."."
parentss The organization is also
ittend- seeking corporate :spon-;
ble se-sorships for the tourna-
dition,' ment. Anyone interested in
ons.ors playing or being a sponsor
nd se- should call Mason Brock at
Sin the 557-0180.. ,
Businesses or organiza-
ickson tons that would like to
Fund sponsor a fundraising ac-
can be tivity are invited to contact
-ounty Jackson County Christ-
O. Box mas Fund organizers at
In addition to the golf .
S tournament, Sonny's Real
-Pit Bar-B-Q,@ has again
#the agreed to sponsor "Tips
istmas for Toys." The popular
vili be event features local celeb-
assis- rities waiting tables at the
refer- -restaurant and collecting
eopen donations for the Jackson
County' Christmas Fund.
of as- This year's "Tips for Toys"
y sea- is Wednesday, Dec.14.
it 718- As 'lackson, County
obtain Christmas Fund Project
order to Coordinator Bonnie Wil-
assis- liams has said before, "If
must everyone in lackson Coun-
r than ty would just donate the
cost of a soda,,wewould
be able to spread the spirit
Sof Christmas throughout
d year our community, to every-
ickson one needing assistance,'
Fund and help make a differ-
ned to ence, in-the lives of those
,goal. needing to know that
annual someone cares this holiday
i" golf season."
From Pag 1A IA
She was always a"daddy's
girl," she said, and loved
the land as much4s he did.-
She worked it right along-
side, ,him, Ultimately, she
couldn't save the-, equip-
menton the farm, -it was
lost in bankruptcy- but
the land was secured. -
Years later,'she would do
something else to ensure it
all stayed in the family. for
her own children to one
day enjoy. An uncle had'
inherited a portion of the
land thai had been original
to her, grandparents' es-
tate where the family farm
operation all began, and
he decided to sell a Dor-
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Sdon his share. Granger was
able to buy a big chunk of
it when he gave the family
first right of refusal. The 55-
acre purchase helped keep
the roughly 200 a6res of the
land in family; hands, and
the property has all now
been designated a Cen-
tury Farm Family parcel
because of that continuous
100 years'of family own'er-
ship. She and her husband
share their corner of the
home place in west Gads-
den County .with a wide
variety of critters and she
does all the veterinary du-
ties related to her herd of
20 brood cows and a bull.
She helps neighbors with
those needs as well.'
Granger is proud of that
fact, and proud, too, that
she is at last moving into a
profession that will allow
her to help other farm-lov-
ing young people appreci-
ate and perhaps make their
living from the land as they
grow into adulthood.
She looks back, on her
youth and realizes that
her own beloved father
lived under stresses that he
might have avoided if he
had been willing to change
from the old way of doing
certain things in favor of'
emerging knowledge that
would have led to a'more
efficient operation. He
died a poor farmer, set in
his father's ways, he said. ,
Going forward in her new
career, Granger is making it
her'business to ensure that
the county has as many 4-
H participants as possible
and as many volunteers
to help them as she can
possibly recruit. She'll be
hitting up the Cattleman's
Association, the Cham-
ber of Commerce and any
.other group she can find
with potential for new
volunteers. She was a 4-H
volunteer while her boys
were growing up, notch-
ing 13 years as an unpaid
helper, and knows it can
.be a rewarding pursuit. She
wants her 4-H program to
be a top smtudent-feeder for
related, degree programs
and thinks volunteers with
farm know-how can help
her make that happen.
All her adult life, Granger
had longed for a college
degree herself. She finally
enrolled in college a few
years ago, taking a full load
of courses while working!
full-time. She finished with
a Bachelor of Science de-
gree in agriculture with an
animal science emphasis.
It shares a place of honor in
her life as an accomplish-
ment, right along with the
GED which reminds, her of
She wants to help the
next generation learn all
they need to know about
successful farming so
that no other will have
to make, the sacrifice she
did in 1979. She's proud
of the fact that her own
two sons have earned col-
lege degrees, both of them
related to some extent to
natural resources like land
and water. Quitting school
herself is not something
she regrets doing under the
circumstances her fam-
ily faced, she said, but it's a
step she doesn't want to'see
other have to take for the
sake of their-landL Helping
continue iand growv a vital
4-H program, she believes,
is one way of doing her part
to help them avoid having
to make that choice'or give
up the farm altogether.
SHer new job, she said, is'
more than a way to earn a
paycheck; it's a calling that
she. has at last answered.
She got the job after a two-
year search for work in the,
industry while continuing
in her old job. With only'
one call during that time
for an ag-related job offer
- and that at minimum
wage she was begin-
ning to think she was un-
marketable because of her
age. When officials 'called
about the Jackson County
opening, she leapt at the
chance. As. part, of her job
interview, she had to give
a 4-H related presentation
to a committee of three key
agency officials. Her life
experience, her research
and her plan of action as it
related to what she knows,
of Jackson County helped
her land the job. She
worked her last day with-
the Department of State on
Sept. 12, saying her good-
byes and leaving there at 5
p.m. that day. She reported
to work in Jackson County
at 7 a.m. the next morning.
Aside from, all it means
to her spirit, there's some-
thing else Granger loves
about her new job. When
she worked, for the Depart-
ment of State, she went
through 42 traffic lights
and daily road congestion
to get to her job. When she
heads to Jackson County
from the Juniper commu-
nity just off Interstate'10
in Gadsden County, she
doesn't hit a single light on
the way to work.
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JACKSON COUNTY FLORIDAN www.jcfloridan.com
JCARC FALL PLANT SALE
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SVolunteer Katelyn Melzer lent a hand at the
JCARC Fall plant sale on Saturday by helping
customers search for plants and moving their
picks from shopping carts to utility vehicles
for the ride to their cars.
After a quick perusal of the plants at the
JCARC Fall plant sale. Shirley Gray decided to
swap out a medium sized fern for this larger
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Eunice Chambliss carefully navigates an aisle During a shopping expedition to JCARC on
filled with shrubs and trees, while searching Saturday. Debra Sell found herself on banana-
for the perfect plant Saturday at JCARC. tree toting duty.
NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY
ark Specialist Billy Bai-
ley, right, shows Debra
Jones Mann and Tony
Shirah how to tell whether a
turtleis a boy or girl (you have
to look at the shape of their
lower shells) during National
Public Lands Day at Florida
Caverns State Park Saturday.
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den at Sneads, 7 p.m.;
Bronsbn at Coitbndale,
. 7 p.m.; Madrinna at
liles; 6'p.m.; Freeport
at Gracville, 7 p.m.
:,Thursday- Vernon at
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The league will play a
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the MERE Complex.
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Tigers explode for 48-14 win over Bulldogs
BY DUSTIN KENT
GRACEVILLE After suffering
through four consecutive losses
to Freeport over the past two
seasons, it was Graceville's turn
to torture the Bulldogs on Friday
night, as they rolled to a 48-14
victory to improve to 3-2 on the
The Tigers got big nights from
Jared Padgeti and Preston Nich-
ols, with Nichols tossing two
touchdown passes and Padgett
rushing for 195 yards and three
TDs while catching a touchdown
and adding an interception on
It was a second straight domi-
nant victory for the Tigers, who
also put up 48 points in a shutout
win over Wewahitchka last week.
"We prepared real hard for this
game," Graceville coach iy Wise
said Friday night. "Freeport does
a lot of things that can hurt you if
you're not prepared to face them,
but for the most part I thought
our defense was outstanding. Of-
fensively we started out slow, but
we got it going andfoundaway to
get some points."
Graceville scored on its open-
ing possession of the game on a
38-yard TD burst by Padgett, who
then picked off Freeport quarter-
back Dillon Bates on the Bulldogs'
first play from scrimmage.
But the Tigers were able to do
anything with the turnover and
came up enmpty on their next
It was the GHS defense that fi-
nally provided the spark midway
through the second quarter when
Jarrett Brogdon recovered a Free-
port fumble and returned to 20
yards for a score to make it 14-0.
After another Bulldogs turnover,
the Tigers cashed in four plays lat-
er when Nichols. hit Padgett over
the middle for a 10-yard touch-
down to make it 21-0.,
See TIGERS, Page 2B
Antwan Durn breaks into the open for Sneads during a game against the West Gadsden Panther Friday night. ;
Panthers defeat Pirates; continue strong start to season
The West Gadsdeni Panthers continued
their strong start to the 2013 season with a
31-21'road victory over the Sneads Pirates on
Friday night, moving to 4-1 on the season.
The Panthers jumped out to the early lead,
going up 14-7 after one quarter before tack-
ing on another score in the second period to
make it a 14-point margin.
Sneads got a score back to make it 21-1'4at
halftime and then tied it up with a score 1:40
into the second half.
But West Gadsden responded with a go-
ahead touchdown with 6:20 left in the third
and tacked on a field goal midway through
the fourth to pull away.
Despite the loss, which dropped the Pirates
to 1-3 on the year, Sneads coachBill Thomas
said that he couldn't have been happier with
the effort his players gave him.
"They playedtheirhearts out. I'm so proud
of our kids. They played great," he said.
"West Gadsden is a great football team. If
we had played like we did last week (a 30.-
20 loss to Cortondale) we would've gotten
beaten like a drum. But we didn't. The guys
stepped up and played our hearts out. I was
Anrwan Durn followed up a great perfor-
mance against Conrtondale with" a career
night against West Gadsden. running the
ball 34 times for 250 yards and three iouch-
downs and carrying an extra workload in the
absence of fellow back Javarris Goodson,
who was out with injury.
"Our offensive line played great, but poor
Antwan had to run it so much that he had
nothing left by the fourth quarter," Thomas
said. "It was just a hard-fought football game.
Their kids played good and ours played good.
It was very physical; just a great game."
S' See'PLANK, Page4B
A wl Cottondale eruisespastA
Bronson; third straight win
Cottondale's Shaundre McAroy tries to escape
The Cottohdale Hornets made
it three wins in a row Friday night
at home, breezing by the visiting
Bronson Eagles 42-12 on Friday
night to improve to 4-1 on the
Cottondale cruised past the
previous unbeaten Eagles with
relative ease, scoring the first 28
points of the game and rolling up
nearly 500 yards of total offense.
Seniorrunning backNorris Cal-
houn had another big night for
the Hornets with 143 yards and
two touchdowns on 15 carries,
while senior quarterback Justin
Klotz completed 4-of-5 passes
for 134 yards and aTD and added
another score on the ground.
See CHS, Page 4B
Middle School Tigers overpowered by Sharks
BY DUSTIN KENT
The Graceville Middle
School Tigers took their
second loss of the sea-
son Thursday night in
Port St. Joe, falling to the
Port St. Joe dominated
from the outset, scoring
all 30 points in the second
half, with a short touch-
down run by Julian Sev-
erson at the start of the
second quarter the only
offense to speak offor the
Tigers, who are now 1-2'
on the year.
"They just o.verpow-
ered us," Graceville coach
Frederick Fountain said.
"Their defensive and of-
fensive lines looked like
varsity-sized kids. and
they just overpowered us
up front. We couldn't do
The only score of the
game for the Tigers. was
set up by the defense,
with Severson stripping a
Sharks ball-carrier of the
football at the Graceville
15-yard line and return-
ing it all the way back to
the Port St. Joe 4-yard
Two plays later, Sever-
son was in the end zone
to cut the Port St. Joe lead
But the Sharks exploded
for three more touch-
downs in the second pe-
riod to blow the game
Graceville will next
play against Rocky Bayou
Christian on Thursday at
home at 6 p.m. L.
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Lady Hornets' win streak snapped
BY DUSTIN KENT
The Cottondale Lady
Hornets had their three-
match winning streak
snapped Thursday night
in Altha, falling to the
Lady Wildcats in four sets
by scores of 26-24, 24-26,
11-25, and 15-25.
The Lady Hornets were
coming off of wins over
and Wewahitchka, and it
appeared they might be
on their way to a fourth
straight win after tak-
ing the opening set over
.But the Lady Wildcats
won a hard-fought second
set and then took control
from that point on.
"'We did pretty well for
the first set and started
makiniig some mental mis-
takes,'," Cottondale coach
Tara Jurgonski said. "The
girls just made a lot of er-
rors and we kind of beat
ourselves for the most
part. We were fighting
hard in the second set. We
wanted it and should've
won that one. I think if we
would've won that one,
the momentum would've
stayed up. But we didn't
and I think they were tired
from playing so hard those
first two games."
Sue Ellen Mosier had 25
assists on the night to lead
the Lady Hornets, with
Cheyanne Franklin add-
ing five kills, and Kourtnie
Richardson seven digs. ,
Jakeerina Borders had tro
ace serves, while Wendy
Singleton had two digs.
With the loss, Cotton-
dale fell to 5-9 overall and
2-5 in district play.
The'Lady Hornets will
next play Tuesday at
home against Sneads be-
fore hosting an, in-school
match against Graceville
on Thursday at 1 p.m.
Connor Melvin spikes the ball for Cottondale at a recent
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CiHILE'S DV'TAT S MARIANNA
erman Williams runs the ball for Mar-
ianna at a recent game. The Bulldogs
lost to Chiles 22-20 on Friday night in
No. 15 Miami routs USF to improve to 4-0
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TAMPA, Fla. Miami's first road
Test was a breeze.
The 15th-ranked Hurricanes scored
on their first three possessions and
dominated defensively during a 49-
21 rout of wireless South Florida on
Miami" (4-0) has yet' to trail this
season, but coach Al Golden felt USF
was much better than its record and
posed a different challenge for his
team in its final tuneup for Atlantic
Coast Conference play.
Stephen Morris and a talented
group of speedy receivers set the
tone for an impressive offensive dis-
play, and the Hurricanes played sti-
fling defense before giving up a long
touchdown drive at the end.
"I think we were ready to go;" Gold-
"Our whole game plan was to con-
tinue to push the ball and continue
to play smart," Morris added: "Of-
fensively, the receivers had a great
Morris threw for two touchdowns
,before-limping off with an ankle in-
jury that's not considered serious,
and Duke Johnson scored a TD in
his eighth consecutive game for the
Hurricanes; who are off,to their best
start since 2004, when they opened
the season with six straight wins.
Monday Night Hi Rollers
Tam Standings 9/23/2013
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1) Marlanna Office Supply ,8-4
3) Adalms Funeral Home 5-7
4) Mary's Day Care 4*8
High Team, Hdcp. Game: Marianna
Office Supply 501
High Team Hdcp. Series: Adams
Funeral Home 1961
High Game: Tom Arnold 199; Bettle
Grinsted 189 '
High Series: Tom Arnold 532; Bettie
Ginsted 486 '
' Tuesday Mornihg Coffee League
Team Standings 9/24/2013
1) James & Sikes 17.5-6.5
2) Kindel Awards 17.5-6.5
3) Family Dentistry 16-8
.4) Downhome Dental 12-12
5) Island Hoppers 13-11
6) Pacers 13-11
, From Page 1B
Nichols pickeduphis sec-
ond TD toss of the night on
the Tigers' final series of the
first half when he hit Eddie
Myrick on a crossing route
and Myrick did the rest with
a great run after catch that
turnedinto a.7f-yard score.
The lead was 28-0 at
halftime and the Tigers
appeared to be in cruise
control,,but things got a bit
hairy for the home team to
start the third period..
Freeport took its open-
ing series of the second half
and drove 59 yards on 11I
plays.and capped it off with
a 9-yard TD run by Bates on
a fourth-and-7 play to get
the Bulldogs on the board.
Graceville went three-
and-out on its ensuing se-
7) Jims Buffet & Grill 10-14
8) #1 .9-15
9) Marlanna Animal Hospital 8-16
High Game: Cheryl Gaffaney 201,
.High Series: Paula Kindelspire 526,
Ray Pumphrey 606 .
High Team Game: Kindel Awards 964
.High Team Series: Island Hoppers
TUESDAY NIGHT MIXED
Team Standings 9/24/13
1) Jason's Crew 16-4
S2) El Rio -- 13-7
3) James Gang 12-8
4) Ba-Zin-Ga 11-9
-5) X-Men 10.5-9.5
6) Deadwood 9.5-10.5
7) We're Back 9-11
8) Backwoods Bowlers 8-12
9) Brantley's Bunch 6-14
10) Oak Creek Honey Bees 5-15
High Team Hdcp. Game: Brantley's
rties and then had a punt
blocked by Chase Craig to
give it back to the Bulldogs
at the GHS 17-yard line.
Chase Caswell took it to
the end zone for Freeport
on the very' next play to
draw the Bulldogs to within
two scores at 28-14 with
5:20 on the clock.
Things nearly went hay-
wire for the Tigers, on the
next series, as they fumbled
the ball four times out of 10o
plays but recovered each
time en route to a key scor-
A 20-yard completion
from Nichols to Brogdon
on a middle screen set the
, Tigers up with a first-and-
goal at the Freeport 3, and
Brogdon tookit in two plays
later to help Graceville go
up 35-14 with 1:45 left in
Padgett added two more
High Team Hdcp. Series: Deadwood'
High Game Hdcp: Carlion Rischar 285,
'Jeff Kindelspire 295 .
High Series Hdcp: LuAnn 708, Jeff
. Kindelspire 809
High Game Scratch: Jeff Kindeispire'
259, LuAnn 193
High Series Scratch: Jeff Kindelspire
701, LuAnn 540
WEDNESDAY NIGHT MIXED
t Team Standings 9/25/2013'
1) 2 Pair of Nutz
3) Smith's Supermarket
4) Whiskey Throttle
5) Big Lots
6) Kindel Awards
7) 4 Shades of Grey
8) EJ Sound Machine
9) Kindel Pro Shop
10) James Gang
11) Marianna Wash & Wax
TD runs of 11 and 25 yards
to round out the scoring
for the Tigers, who earned
a win that was surely wel-
comed after losing to the
Bulldogs in the spring, reg-
ular season, and playoffs in
"There's no doubt," Wise
said. "We're trying to build
a program here and this is
the first group of guys to try
to make this an elite'pro
gram and beating Freeport
is 'a great step towards do-
The Tigers racked up 433
yards of total offense on the
night compared to just 201
Nichols completed 7-of-
14 passes for 148 yards and
two TDs while rushing for
48 yards, with Myrick run-
ning for 38 yards and catch-
ing two passes for 85'yards
and a spore.
12) Hump Day 4-12
High Team Hdcp. Game: Whiskey
SHigh Team Hdcp. Series: Hump Day
High Game Hdcp: Leah Gilbertson 278,
Jack Townsell 291
High'Series Hdcp: Cindy Woolever 751,
Jack Townsell 792
High Game Scratch: Amie Kain 211,
,Jack Townsell 255
High Series Scratch: Arnie Kain 598,"
Jack Townsell 684 -.
Chipola Men's League
Team Standings 9/26/2013 -
1) Kindel Lanes Pro Shop 13-7
2) X-Men 13-7
3) Ricoh 13-7
4) Craptastic 13-7
5) Southern Style Stucco 10-10
6) RTFB ., 7-13
7) The Cripples 6-14
8) Vengeance 5-15
Brogdon had two catches
for 43 yards and Padgett
three for 20 yards.,
Caswell led the Bulldogs
with 77 yards and a TD on
Graceville will next travel
to Sneads for a huge dis-
trict clash with the Pirates,
While Freeport (0-5) will
face another tall task in go-
ing for their first win of the
year against the undefeated
Baker Gators at home.
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Dear Annie: I have been married to
"George" for 11 years. In the past two,
George and I have had sex only three
times. Lately, when I go to kiss him, he
I have asked George if there is some-
one else or if he has a medical issue, but
he denies both. I've been told I am quite
attractive, but he seems interested only
in the financial stability I provide. I am
so frustrated. The only thing keeping me
here is that I am taking classes at a local
college and am 'close to finishing.
I would like to save my marriage, but
can't do it by myself. Am I wasting my
time? I don't get the impression that
George even likes me, let alone loves me.
NEED AN OUTSIDER'S INSIGHT
Dear Need: If George thinks he has a
medical problem, he should he willing to
see a doctor and you should encour-
age him to do so. If he were having an af-
fair, or if he were gay, however, he might
not tell you. Get some counseling and
figure out whether it is worth staying in
this loveless marriage.
'Dear Annie: My sister is getting married
next spring. My husband and I are ex-
cited for her, but we live in the Midwest,
and they are getting married in Hawaii.
My husband and I don't make much
money. We've been saving for .three years
to go to Hawaii on our anniversary in
January. We would preferto go on our
own vacation rather than deplete our
savings in order to attend my sister's
wedding. To be fair, it didn't cost'my
sister a dimeto attend my wedding,
and even she has admitted that she
Swag a lousy maid of honor- rude and
SNow my sister is furious that we are
: bnot planning to attend. She has de-
r.manded that I put my student loans
into forbearance, get a second job, go
,without my husband, or that weuse our
I feel that if she wants to have a desti-
nation wedding, great, but she can't ex-
pect people to spend that kind of money,
and she has no right to dictate how
others choose to spend their money. She
has been quite nasty to me and is bad-
mouthing us to our friends and family.
Am I wrong not to spend our money for
FRUSTRATED WITH FINANCES
SDear Frustrated: We wMll admit that
your sister sounds like a selfish spoiled
brat, but we also believe one should
make every effort to attend major
family events. You already have the
money saved up to go to Hawaii. Why
not combine yourvacation with her
wedding? After the rest of the guests go
home (or before they arrive), you and
Your husband can enjoy the trip you
planned, even if it is not on the exact
dayyou wanted. This is what family
members do when they love each other
(al] though your sister certainly doesn't
make it easy). ,
Dear Annie: I read-the letter from
"Suffering Soon-to-Be Ex," whose wife
left him after he made the incredible
blunder ofsaying he wished he'd found
his wife's sister first.
SA few years ago, my co-worker made a
huge mistake during a business confer-
ence call. The very next day, he wrote on
the white board in his office, "Think fast.
I thought you might want to pass..
this sage advice along to your readers.
We were able to save the client. I hope
"Soon" is as fortunate.
S. .. .. SLOW TALKER
Dear'Slow: We hope so, too. Thanks for
the excellent words to live by.,
Annie's Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy
Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column.
Please e-mail your questions to.anniesmailbox@
comcast.net, or write to:Annie's Mailbox, c/o Creators
Syndicate, 5777 W. Century Blvd., Ste. 700, Los Angeles,
In the last two days, we have
looked at deals in which a lot of er-
rors were made. Let's end the week
with one where the bidding was
sane and the defense excellent.
After three passes, North opened
because her hand satisfied the Rule
of 15. If high-card points plus spade
length equal at least 15. open; oth-
erwise, pass out the deal.
,. South, who would have responded
two hearts anyway, was even hap-
pierherebecause he was a passed
hand; North wasn't going to assume
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knowing that if game was good,
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Some players would have shifted fatally to a club. But East worked out de
distribution. South was known to have started with two spades, five hearts
diamonds and, therefore, four clubs. East could not gain by leading a club
returned a spade and waited for his club queen to defeat the contract.
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his season, perhaps?
rises to his feet,
cranes his neck,
and steps cautiously from
his bed in thedeep-
woods thicket. Normally,
he would stir much later
in the afternoon, but for
some reason he is es-.
pecially hungry today..
Besides, there aren't as
many humans in the
woods.now; spring is ap-
proaching, and those new
buds and greening shoots
are mighty succulent and
Though he still feels a
mite weak now and then
and he's a bit on. rthe thin
.' side,: his body tells him
he's recovering. Hewas a
wildly promiscuous sex
maniac in the not-too-
Sdistant past, but lately
he's lost interest in the
ladies and that old bar-
spirit has left him. The
old wounds are slowly
healing and turning into
scars. The heavy ten-
point antlers he sported
last winter are gone now
and he's at last getting
used to the reduced
weight of his head. '
He's been through
this transition six times
before. Six times he's
spent late fall and winter
in desperate combat
between bouts of intense
sex-ual frenzy. Shouldhe
survive the spring and
summer, there will be a
seventh. He will survive,
if the food is plentiful and
the wounds continue to0
Food. That's what he
needs. Greenery. Spring
tonic. A bit of honey-
suckle, a mouthful of new
grass, an early-spring
blossom or two. Some-
thing to tide him over
until the clearings are
lush with vegetation.
By all rights he should
be dead. Those ten
points he carried not
long ago marked him. He
, Deadly fame. He made
only one serious blunder
last fall, but it was nearly
fatal. He owes his life to a
very poor marksman who
was just too excited to
shoot straight. He doesn't
dwell on those occurrenc-
es, doesn't even clearly
remember them. Still,
he is cautious out in the
open. Some primordial
sense tells him he must
Sbe. He did not grow old
by being stupid.
He pauses at the edge of
a forest opening. There's
a boy in the clearing. He
sees the boy well enough
from where he stands,
but it is the man-smell
that identifies him fully
as an age-old adversary.
The youth does not seem
a threat. He's merely
Removing a strange, lad-
der-like contraption from
Sthe side of a tree. Still, it's
best to wait before cross-
ing the open space. Never
can tell about these pred-
ators that walk upright
and make loud noises.
He's stood and watched
many of these creatures
who never became aware
of his presence;
The boy frees the
strange contrivance from
the tree trunk and drags it
away. He'll probably bring
it back in a few short
months. Can't forget to
test the wind in this spot
from now on, he thinks. A
From the corner of the
buck's eye movement is
detected. An ear-flick.
Another buck, younger,
but almost his size. He
stiffens and steps into the
clearing, almost chal-
lenging, but the instinct
is going dormant and the
hormones are again nor-
mal. Instead, he relaxes
and walks over to share,
not contest, the honey-
Dark is coming on
quickly now. With it
comes more freedom
of movement and the
chance to venture faster
and farther in search of
nourishment and the new
strength it provides. The
boy is forgotten. His scent
As dawn approaches,
the buck returns to his
bed. Rest now, and repair.
The boy stirs fitfully in his
own sleeping quarters.
He dreams a recurring
dream, a dream of next
And a big buck he's
never seen: .
Now that season, the
buck's seventh and the
boy's third, has come
again. The deer's rack is
impressive this. fall, but
the coordination, innate
wariness, and quick reac-
tion time are not quite
the same as before. Age is.
taking its toll. He is old, -
not the buck he used to
Age has changed the
boy as well, but not in the
same ways. The youth is
now a more mature, and
wiser, woodsman. He
has had a spring and a
summer to think about
and learn from the baby-
hunter mistakes of the
past two seasons. The
Sodds are beginning to
Will this be the year?
"Will the old buck at last
,make a fatal misstep? Will
;.he show himself and be
that fraction of a second
too slow to lithely bound
Andwill theboy be
silent, rapt, and ready
should it happen?,
Time will tell.
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"I think we played 'well
in spells," Hornets coach
Mike Mehin said after the
game. "I thought the run-
ning backs ran real hard,
Klotz threw the ball real
well, and the receivers
made some plays. Overall
I'm happy with how we
played." (The Eagles) are
well-coached and played
hard, but we were just a
little bit faster and able to
execute a little bit better
than they did.".
Shaurire, McAroy also
ran for 77 yards and a
touchdown for Cotton-
dale, with laVontai Hall
rushing for 75 yards and
catching one pass for 30
DaMichael Faulk ran
the ball seven times for 40
yards and aTD and caught
From Pge lB ',
Sneads will now get
prepared for a game in
which moral victories will
not abide, as the Gracev-
ille Tigers come to town
for an enormous district
two passes for 38 yards,
while Jaueric Gardner
caught a 66-yard TD pass
Cottondale will next
travel to Vernon to take
on the Yellowjackets with
a chance to move to 3-0 in
District 2 and all but wrap
up a playoffberth.
"It's good (to start out 4-
1), but this one this week is
really important," Melvin
said. "We need to come
out and play exceptional
football this week to beat
a good Vernon team. You
can't really go by their re-
cord (1-3) because the
teams they lost to were
good football teams.".
Vernon has lost to Chi-,
. pley, West Gadsden, and
Jay, who have all combined
to go 10-3 to start the year.
up their first win this sea-
Bozeman 41-6 at home.
contest for the Pirates,
who will need to win to
keep, any realistic hopes
of a playoff berth alive.
"We have to win it,"
'Thomas said, of this
week's game. "There's
no tomorrow for us if
we don't. We have. to win
next Friday." .
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Female interest in hunting growing rapidly
BY UUSIIN IlNI
The impending arrival of the
fall hunting season means it's
time for local hunters to be-
gin loading up on supplies and
gear, looking for the newest
equipment, and boning up on
the latest rules and regulations.
While the most avid -of this
group have. traditionally been
men, it seems more and more of
these materials are being gath-
ered by hunters of the female
Jeff Kimbrel, who is the gen-
eral manager of McCoy's Gun
& Archery Shop in Marianna,
said that he has seen a boom
in female interest for hunting
recently, with women now ac-
counting for roughly 30 percent
of the shop's total business.
"The fastest-growing segment
of this business in crossbows,
and we've had women buying
and using crossbows now more
than ever," he said. "It's really
unprecedented. It's a really fast-
growing demo. Women feel just
as comfortable hunting with
crossbows now as men do."
Kimbrel suggested that the
increasing volume of hunting-
themed shows on television
has played a part in generating
increased interest in the out-
doors among women, as well
as a growing amount of hunting
products aimed specifically to-
S h l MARKSKINNER/FLORIDAN.
Miranda Smith lines up on a practice target at McCoy's Archery Shop Thursday.
, For 29-year-old Altha resident
Miranda Smith, who tookup
bow hunting last year at the urg-
ing of her husband Casey, the
appeal is as much about the so-
cial aspects as anything else.
"My husband kept trying to get
me into it and I wasn't interest-
ect," she said. "He would do it all.
the timeandI would nieverhunt..
but now I can do it with him and
it's something we.can do togeth-
er. I just fell in love with it. Now
I do it more than him. I would
hunt all day if I could."
She said she practices her aim
with the whole family, including
her vtwo kids, ages 6 and 8.
"We all get out in'the yard to-
gethier and shoot and the kids
love it. They love watching me
shoot. They really get into it,"
Smith said. "It's great family
Smith has become so enam-
ored with the sport that she's
traveling with her husband this
year all the way to Hoxie, Kan-
sas for a bow hunt in which she
plans to prove to all in atten-
dance just how far she has come
as a bow hunter.
"We go places (to hunt) some-
times with a lot of guys and the
hunters don't takeme seriously,"
she said. "But I'm determined to
walk out of there with a buck."
Kimbrel said that the business
side of the hunting industry has
responded to the. growing fe-
male interest in the 'sport and
are producing more pink bows
and pink camouflage gear than
ever before, which Smith con-
firmed was very appealing to
"They've got a lot of pretty
stuff for women now. No wom-
an wants a plain bow," she said.
"I bought my first bow last year
and I upgraded this year. It's
faster, more accurate, and a lot
Apparently the upgrade in
the quality of her bow has been
matched ,by an upgrade in her
aim, within Smith saying she re-
cently 'Robin-Hooded' for the
first time, the term used to de-
scribe when an archer shoots an
arrow directly into a previous
"I was shooting with about 20
guys and I was the only woman
and they all said I was the best
shot," she said. "That made me
feel pretty good."
Pull back on a string: Huntin' season is here!
Myfwc.com News Release
Even though you
hardly tell, summer is
most over.' Kids have
turned to school, foot
is back on TV, and ht
ing season has been
ing on for a month no\
south Florida, Most ol
have already finished
we've hung. our tree sta
along well-traveled d
trails next to a mat
oak tree that'll soon be
dropping acorns, if w
lucky Finally, the time
year we've been wail
for is here!
comes in first in Zone A,
which is that part of the
can state south of State Road
al- 70. Archery and crossbow
re- seasons there started Aug.
ball 3 on private lands.
int- Hunting Zone B is made
go- up in part by the Green
Sin Swampl Basin. and lies
f us south of S.R. 50, west of
our U.S. 441 and the Kissim-
and mee Waterway, north of
nds S.R. 60and.east of the Gulf
leer of Mexico. Archery and
rure crossbow seasons on pri-
,gin vate property in Zone B
we're start this year Oct. 19.
e of 'The line that divides
ting zones C arid D has been
modified slightly this year,
still so, please make sure you
know which zone you're
hunting in. The line still
begins ,at U.S. 27 at the
(Gadsden. County) Flori-
da-Georgia state line and
runs south on U.S. 27 un-
til it meets S.R. 61 in Tal-
lahassee. From there, it
follows S.R. 61, running
south until it hits U.S. 319.
There, the line follows U.S.
319, continuing south to
U.S. 98; it then' runs east
along U.S. 98. And here is
the part that changed. The
line used to turn south
*on Spring Creek Highway,
but now it continues east
along U.S. 98 until it gets
to theWakulla River, where
the river becomes the line,
heading south until it
meets the St. Marks River
and continues downriver
until it meets the Gulf.
If you hunt west of that
line,- you're in ,Zone D,.
where archery and cross-
bow seasons begin Oct. 26
on private lands. In Zone
C, archery and crossbow
seasons open on Sept. 14.
To hunt during archery,
season, you'll need a Flor-
ida hunting license and
an archery permit. During
crossbow season, you'll
need a hunting' license
ahd crossbow permit. If
you're a Florida resident,
an annual hunting license
will cost $17. Nonresidents
have the choice of paying
$46.50 for a 10-day license
or $151.50 for 12 months.
Archery and crossbow
permits cost just $5 each,
and all deer huntersmust
have the $5 deer permit.
Anyone planning on hunt-
ing one of Florida's many
WMAs must purchase a
management area permit
for $26.50. ..
And don't 'forget to pick
up the WMA brochure for
the area you wish to hunt,
because hunting season
dates on many of the areas
are often different from
what the zonal dates are.
You can pick up a copy of
these WMA brochures at
your local tax collector's
office or read them at My-
During archery season
and that part of crossbow
season that is concurrent
with archery, you can take
deer of either sex, regard-
less of antler size (except
for spotted fawns). After
archery ends, during the
remaining portion of the
crossbow season, only le-
gal bucks (having at least
one antler that is at least 5
inches long) maV be taken.
The daily bag limit on deer
is two. Bag limits' for deer
on WMAs can differ, so
check the specifics of the:
area before you hunt.
LAKE SEMINOLE: Bass
fishing is fair. The best
action is found up. the
rivers right now. On the
Chattahoochee arm, fish
shoreline structure with
Texas-rig worms, jigs, and
crankbaits. Fish the Flint
River arm upstream from
Lunker Lodge with topwa-
ter baits and worms. Main-
lake grass' beds may also
.yield.some fish. Shoal bass
are biting well farther up
Crappie fishing has been
fair along the mnoderately
deep ledges. Also look
for fish in stump fields at
8 tO 12 feet and use live
Hybrids continue to
school sporadically over
humps and sandbars on
Bream fishing is slow, but
.Catfish are hit-and-miss,
but a few may b6 caught
with worms off the'river
LAKE EUFAULA: Bass are
fair to good. Look to creek
structure early in the day,
working the visible cover
near the banks with buzz-
baits, jerkbaits, and other
topwater offerings,. Fish
may also be located along
creek ledges where worms
and deep-running crank-
baits may pay off. On the
main lake, fish Carolina-
rigs, crankbaits, and slow-
rolled spinnerbaits over
the deep ledges. Try worms
and crankbaits around
points and sandbars.
Crappie fishing is fair in
the creeks, especially early
in the day. Night fishing is a
pretty good option for an-
glers fishing near bridges.
Minnows fished vertically
are the best bet.
A good mans' small
bream may be caught on
crickets at present. ,
Hybrids are.slow and cat-
fish will bite worms on the
flats late in the afternoon.
TAHOOCHEE RIVER: Catfish
are good. Use live earth-
worms to catch them along
bluff walls where currents
are not too strong. Anchor
or tie off and fish straight
down. Also try them on
points and sandbars late
in the afternoon. Tailwater
cats are slow to bite right
now, but the fish are larger
thanthose in the bluff-wall
and sandbar locations.
.For bream, either drift-
fish along the banks in the
main river with crickets or
go up the creeks .and fish
worms on the bottom. A
fewgood catches ofmoder-
ate-size shellcrackers have
come from the creekswith
a few catfish mixed in.
Bass are slow. Some may
be caught in the creeks on
worms and shallow crank-
baits, but they are hit-and-
miss at best.
Ciappies are slow as well,
though a few have been
caught below the dams by
pool levels, and other such
information for area wa-
terways may .be obtained
by calling toll-free 1-888-
771-4601. Follow the re-
corded instructions and
access the touch-tone for
the Apalachicola River
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Sin Marianna &Sneads (850)209-8595
^ -* Austin Tyler & Co *
Vale Quality Homes & Apartments
River Valley Rehabilitation 850 526 3355 or austintylerco.com
Center IS now hiring: "Property Management Is Our ONLY Business"
Clean 3br/lba home in town, nice neighbor-
Weekend House Supervisor. RN hood $750. mo. $750. dep. 1 yr. min. lease
Part Time 7a-7p I NO PETS. Ref/Req 850-482-2370
6e : 0 0Tie"
House Supervisor. RN
Full Time 7p-7a 2/1 MH in Afford $360. mo. $360. dep.
e RN's / LPN'S 2/2,country setting, Sneads-Grand Ridge area,
water, sewage, lawn & garbage include.
PRN, 7a-7p and 7p-7a No Pets $400. mo + dep. 850-593-6457
2/2 MH South of Cottondale Central Heat/Air,
Food Service Aide $500. + dep,& 2/1 MH H/A $450. + dep. water&
Full Time lawn care is furnished. 850-352-4393/ 209-4516
2 & 3 bedroom mobile Homes in Cottondale.
Great Pay and Benefits $500 and up. H20, garbage, sewer Included.
Health, Vision & Dental http://www.charloscountryliving.com.
Please Apply at: 2BR 1IA at Millpond $495 + dep. very nice,
River Valley Rehiabilitation Center water/sewer/lawn maintenance included,
River Valley ea aion Cter access to pond. No pets 850-209-3970
17884 NE Crozier Street 3/2 Mice in country 16x80 neat and clean,
Bloufntstown, Fl. 32424 carport, storage bldg. edge of town Cottondale
Ph: (850) 674-5464 $650. mo. $700. dep. water & sewage included
Fax:674-9384 Front & Back porch Call 850-352-2103.
Em'ail:email@example.com For Rent: Greenwood Mobile Home Park, nice 3
br. 2 ba. home with water and garbage includ-
Dru Fre Worl M a ifg ed. No pets, no smoking. Lease $495 per month
Drug Free Workplace- Safe Minimal Lifting $495 deposit. John 615-428-1518
Environment An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D -.., -.,. .-
Environment An EkEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D SNEADS area N. of 90 3/2 remodeled inside an
V acre $500. mo. 1st-lastsec. NO PETS
Applications for CNA's position will be 850.272-1351 or 850-482-2272
accepted until position-filled.. BUYl IT!
Mature adult capable of following written
and oral instructions, reliable transportation, Sl ELL IT! FIND IT!
proper car insurance and valid Florida
drivers license. Must have CNA certificate.
Applicant must also pass Level II background U
screening and drug test before being hired.
Working hours will be Monday through
Friday from 8am-Spm, paid holidays, no
nights or weekends. Health, dental, and
vision Insurance available ,U S
Jackson County Senior Citizens
2931 Optimist Drive
Marianna, FL, 32448 9
-^ Raahfs ~ AA"hBeautification of Your Home"
F ,.I N. '' Carpentry/Painting Installations
4':Furniture Repair & Refinishing
~General Repairs Insu'red .:
Hooters is conducting interviews for : I I '1
Restaurant Managers. .: me
in Dothan and Panama City market areas.' ___ ,__ ,_____________, __, _____. __
Position requires the oversight of operations i
in high volume restaurant, including Dozer and Excavation Work
employee training and development. Ponds Road Building Demolition
Candidates must have a strong focus on cost Pine Tree Planting Herbicide Spraying
controls and guest services. Benefits include Fire Line Plowing Burning
..... I~eml 8S0-762-9403
insurance and paid vacations. Clay 0 N6al Cell 850-853-5055
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@hrgi~biz or fax to (850) 654-7043. E0E .: v -
GOODY'S NEW& USED TIRES
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NOW HIRING In Marianna, FL ______
Store Manager ,-
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and great benefits. tA Vi^^B
Send resumes to: -f
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hwri.ht.staestores com IHours: Mon-Fri 7-5 Sat 7-1
ighNilstagestores.cof n 2978 Pierce Street (behind Tim's Florist)
i- "n REAL ESTATE'FOR.RENT
1000 sq. ft office space available in Marianna.
$700/mo including utilities. 850-526-3668
(") REAL ESTATE FQC SALS
Coffee County, AL 80 acres $150,000.
5 miles Northwest of Elba. Good timber
investment/hunting property with planted pine
and hardwood/creek. View other properties in
Coffee, Henry, Barbour, Pike & Monroe @
afmlandsales.com or call Chuck Mathis at
850-258-1605 Lic. Real Estate Broker
Beautiful Waterfront Home For Sale 4/2
on 1/2 ac. attached mother-in-law suite.
141 Sunflower Ct. Georgetown, GA $125,000.
seller will be pay $2500. closing cost.
See Pictures on: .
For Sale By Owner Listing 23321125
Contact Donna Morgan 334-674-1157 or
2012 BAD BOY BUGGY Michael Waddell Bone
.collector series. #403 of 500
for sale, exc. cond $11,500. FIRM
334-687-8937 Leave Message
-- 2009 Triton 17' Tourna-
, 2 ment Sports. 50hp Mercu-
ir ry. 3 batteries & 3 battery
'__ charger installed. GPS fish
finder in cockpit, fish find-
er up front w/recessed trolling motor control
pedal w/71 Ib thrust. 24V trolling motor. Excel-
lent cond, housed inside. $9,000. 334-673-0135
21' Runabout, Cuddy Cabin 5.0 liter V8, 2005.
Very low hours and clean, new custom cover.
Full factory enclosure. $15,995. 334-714-5433
Bass Tracker 1982 16 ft. 40 hp Mercury motor,
2 elec. anchors, 2 fish locators, new trollin
motor, just been tuned up, new water pump
w/ many extras. $2800. 334-618-1983.
Pontoon Boat 2008 20ft. G3 fish & Cruise, pur-
chased new July 2009, 30 gallon gas tank, fish
finder, 90HP, 4-stroke, Yamaha engine. Exc. gas
mileage. Asking $13,500.334-897-6929.
Forest River 2012, 28ft. Salem Cruise Lite, one
slide-out, queen bed plus two bunk beds, like
new, parked in Eufaula at Waterfront Fishing
Campground, selling below wholesale, $12,000
JEEP 1994 WRANGLER, 4 cylinder, 5 speed, 4
wheel drive. 86K miles $4,750 Call (334)695-
GMC 1979 Caballero Diablo in 2010 NEW GM
350 target engine, radiator, battery, gas tahk,
water pump, 4 Indy 500 tires. Bench seat
recovered, red interior, silver paint
~ hevrolet 2008 Corvette:
BPB =-fen mmBlack, 6 speed, new brakes
and tires, 46,000 miles. In
$27,900. Call 334-714-0770
Chevrolet 2009 Cobalt 2-door, 5-speed; silverin
color, less than 8000 miles. $8965.334-792-3903
or 334-435-5823.. .
WE'LL BEAT ANY PRICE!!
Big Or Small Jobs WELCOME
8048 : :klglg g
HOE MPOVME0 T
*New Homes & Room Additions Flooring
S* Painting Siding Kitchen & Bathroom Upgrades
Custom Ceramic Shower.Specialist Porches
* Pole Barns Concrete Driveways-. Sidewalks & Slabs
LIc# RR 2822811487 & INSuRED.K
srn eA ni* eai
Chevy 1955 Belair 2-door, 350 engine, auto-
trans, runs great, daily driver $12,500. Firm
Chevy 1992 Corvette Con-
vertible: Red with white
top, gray interior,'power
windows, power door
locks and power seats, fully loaded, 71k miles,
asking $13,000. Call 334-441-6042
Ford 2002 Explorer: 8 passenger, green with tan
leather interior, bluetooth stereo, recent tune
up and oil change, 212k miles $3,800 OBO
Call for questions or to make offer 334-585-
5288 or 334-618-0857
Ford 2006 Ranger XLT Super Cab. 4 door model
V6/4.0 liter engine, power steering, tilt wheel,
cruise control, power windows, power door
locks, power o/s mirrors, AC, AM/FM with CD
player, bed liner, tow package, new,tires, new
battery, 34000 original miles, white with grey
cloth interior, floor mats. Excellent condition,
$13,950. 334-585-3891, leave message..
Ford Mustang Fast Pack V-6, 5-speed, Exc.
cond. metallic green in color, 229-861-2949.
GMC 2012 Sierra Z71: Quicksilver metallic
color, ebony leather interior, SLT trim, 5.3
Vortec, Bose, heated/cooled seats, off road
package, rear vision camera. Excellent
condition. $35,200. Call 334-714-0770
H Honda 2008 Odyssey EX-L.
i^^B .*-78.800 miles. 3.5L V6, Auto,
fl&' fully loaded, Aluminum
gray ext. Tan leather int.
.SiEntertainment/DVD, ,in- -
dash navigation. Fold flat 3rd row seats. Rear
power sliding doors. Power windows, doors &
sunroof. Good Michelin tires, fresh full synthet-
ic oil change. Clean title, clean CARFAX. No ac-
cidents or damage. Superb condition. Southern
vehicle, rnon-smoker. $16,875. 334-803-5508
Jeep 2004 Wrangler: yellow, soft top, 135k
miles, over $3000 in upgrades, 5 speed manual,
great shape $10,900. Call 334-618-4430
Jeep 2005 Liberty XL: Excellept Condition, 138k
miles, gold with tan leather interior, sunroof,
completely loaded. $6,000. 334-237-1039
.a- Mercury 2003
B Mountaineer: Very well
maintained SUV. All wheel
drive. Fully equipped with
all options. $6,500. Call 334-790-1233
Nissan 2012 Versa. Gas Prices Going Up, Get
Great Fuel Mileage, $250 down, $250 per
month. Call Steve Hatcher 334-791-8243
Nissan 2013 Sentra, Great-gas mileage, all pow-
er equipment, AM/FM/CD, AT. $300 down, $300
per month. Call SteVe Hatcher 334-791-8243
Pontiac 2006 Vibe, low miles, Super Sharp!
$200 down, 1889 per month; Call Ron Ellis 334-
Toyota 2011 Camry, Super Sharpl! Low miles,
must sell, $200 down, $249 per month. Call Ron
iVolvo 2008 C30 TS (turbo)
61,000 mi. Leather seats,
power seats & windows,
heated seats, Sunroof.
Bluetooth, navigation,' ;
AM/FM radio, CD player, keyless entry. Great
cond. $17,500. 334-477-6831. or 334-477-6839
L Sportster XL1200C Cus-
S tom. Excellent condition.
Screamin' Eagle II exhaust.
Saddlebags & cover includ-
e ed. Beautiful bike. $5,000.
Contact 440-213-7702 for more information.
2003 Anniversary'Edition 1200 Sportster '
6,700 riles, like new 1-owner, garage kept,
matching helmet,.exc. cond. $8Q00.
Hariey Davidson 2004 Soft Tail Standard, black
9,300 miles, 1 owner, garage kept, mint condi-
tion, $6000. in chrome accessories bought.
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Honda 2006 VTX 1300RS:
black, like new, water
cooled, shaft drive, only
7200 original miles $5,000.
JEEP 2000 Grand Cherokee 4x4, blown engine,
rest in excellent condition $1,000 334-232-4751
-Dodge 1998 Dakota SLT,
Club Cab, loaded, cold
air, excellent, 120,000
miles, automatic, V-6.
Price $4995. 790-7959.
Ford 2000 Taurus SE,
wagon, loaded, like new,
one owner, automatic,
3.0 liter V-6, only 35,000
~*miles, $4495. 790-7959.
fGMC 1997 Sierra 2500
128K miles on new
S engine, exc. corid. black &
silver in color. NEW tires,
cold air, long wheel base, runs great & very
clean $4500.334-701-2596 located in Ozark
Nissan 1998 Quest Van : niew tires and battery,
oil changed and tune up, great sound system,
sunroof, luggage rack, whistle clean, great me-
chanical condition, AC needs work $1,200.
1ST PLACE TO CALL FOR ALL OF
YOUR TOWING NEEDS!
AUTO BObY & RECYCLING
PAYING TOP DOLLAR FOR, JUNK CARS
Contact Jason, Harger at 334-791-2624
I ALSO SELL USED PARTS
24 HOUR TOWING 4 334-792-8664
r^ ^ Got *a Clunker
/ ,: We'll be your Junker!
| B ff We buy wrecked cars
-. and Farm Equip. at a
"'- fair and honest price!
$250 &t Comp!ete Cars
WANTED Dogde Ram Charger 1990 or 1991
4-wheel drive, 1-owner, low mileage,
well maintained !!! not wrecked, no rust
a We buy Wrecked Vehicles
Running or not!
334-794-9576 or 344'7914714
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FOURTEENTH
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR JACKSON
CIVIL ACTION DIVISION:
CASE NO.: 32-2012-CA-000160
WELLS FARGO BANK, NA,
SUMMERS. DURDEN, etal,
AMENDED NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an
Amended Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclo-
sure dated September 10, 2013 and entered in
Case No. 32-2012-CA-000160 of the Circuit
Court of the FOURTEENTH Judicial Circuit in
and for JACKSON County, Florida wherein
WELLS FARGO BANK, NA is the Plaintiff and
SUMMER S DURDEN; MICHAEL PALMER; are
the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell
to the highest and best bidder for cash at
NORTH DOOR JACKSON COUNTY COURT-
HOUSE, MARIANNA, FLORIDA at 11:00AM, on
the 10th day of October, 2013, the following de-
scribed property as set forth in said Final Judg-
COMMENCE AT A CONCRETE MONUMENT
(BLANK) KNOWN AS MARKING THE SOUTH-
WEST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER
OF SAID SOUTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 29,
TOWNSHIP 4 NORTH, RANGE 7 WEST, JACKSON
COUNTY, FLORIDA AND PROCEED THENCE
NORTH 89 DEGREES 56 MINUTES 03 SECONDS
WEST ALONGTHE SOUTHERN BOUNDARY OF
THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SAID SOUTH-'
EAST QUARTER FOR A DISTANCE OF 88.0 FEET
TO AN IRON BAR AND METAL CAP 3266 MARK-
ING THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF A 4.87 ACRE
TRACT FOR THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE
NORTH 89 DEGREES 56 MINUTES 03 SECONDS
WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 192.2 FEET TO A
BLANK CONCRETE MONUMENT; THENCE
NORTH 01 DEGREES 23 MINUTES 12 SECONDS
WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 541.5 FEET TO AN
IRON PIPE MARKING THE SOUTHEAST CORNER
OF THE EASTERLY ONE ACRE LOT; THENCE
NORTH 22 DEGREES 20 MINUTES 05 SECONDS
EAST FOR A DISTANCE OF 210.0 FEET TO A
CONCRETE MONUMENT 679 ON THE SOUTHERN
BOUNDARY OF A 200 FOOT WIDE RIGHT OF
WAY KNOWN AS STATE ROAD NO. 10 (US.
HIGHWAY 90); THENCE SOUTH 67 DEGREES 37
MINUTES 40 SECONDS EAST FOR A DISTANCE
OF 75.23 FEET TO A CONCRETE MONUMENT
SRD R/W; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTH 67 DE-.
GREES 37 MINUTES 40 SECONDS EAST FOR A
DISTANCE OF 337.96 FEET TO AN IRON BAR AND
METAL CAP 3266 MARKING THE NORTHWEST
CORNER OF SAID 4.87 ACRE TRACT; THENCE
SOUTH 23 DEGREES 55 MINUTES 00 SECONDS
WEST FOR A DISTANCE OF 632.91 FEET TO SAID,
POINT OF BEGINNING.
WE WILL BUY YOUR CAR OUTRIGHT!
Regardless of year, make, model, we have.
millions of dollars on hand to pay you good
money for your current vehicle.
We Are On The Coast But Worth The Drive,%
& reputable, & we can give you a fair price
appraisal in 15 minutes.
Call for appointment, dealer. 877-497-7975
*I] with the latest newss.
A/K/A 7,743 HIGHWAY 90, SNEADS, FL 32460-
Any person claiming an interest in thesurplus
from the sale, if any, other than the property
owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must
file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale.
WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court
on September 11, 2013.
/s/ Dale R. Guthrie
Clerk of the Circuit Court
By: Tammy Bailey
Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L.
P.O. Box 25018
Tampa, Florida 33622-5018
Team 1 F11036024
**See Americans with Disabilities Act
If you are a person with a disability who needs
any accommodation in order to participate in
this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to
you, to the provision of certain assistance.
Please contact the ADA Coordinator by mail at
P. 0. Box *1089, Panama City, FL 32402 or by
phone at (850) 747-5338 at least seven (7) days
before your scheduled court appearance, or
immediately upon receiving this notification if
the time before the scheduled appearance is
less than seven (7) days. If you are hearing im-
paired,.please call 711.
P.O. Box 1089
Panama City, Florida 32402
Phone: 850-747-5338 Fax: (850) 747-5717
Hearing Impaired: Dial 711
NOTICE O PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN BY THE JACKSON
COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION OF ITS IN-
TENT TO CONDUCT A PUBLIC HEARING FOR RE-
VIEW AND RECOMMENDATION TO THE BOARD
OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF A PROPOSED
AMENDMENT TO THE JACKSON COUNTY COM-
1. A Proposed Land Use Change from Agricul-
ture 2 (AG2) to Industrial on a 0.64-acre site lo-
cated at 5263 Dove Nest Lane in unincorporat-
ed Jackson County, Florida (Section 29, Town-
ship 6N, Range 9W). Owner, Joyce Henry.
2. A Proposed Land Use Change from Agricul-
ture 2 (Ag 2) to Mixed Use Urban Transitional
(MUUT) of 1.603 (+/-) acres located approxi-
mately one (1) miles east of the Marianna City
Limits on the east side of Panhandle Road in
unincorporated Jackson County. Owner, Troy E.
The public meeting will be held in the County
Commission Meeting Room of the Jackson
County Administration Building, 2864 Madison
Street, Marianna, Florida on the 7th of October,
2013 at 7:00 p.m.
More information may be obtained and the
proposed amendment may be inspected at the
Jackson County Community Development De-
partment located at 4487 Lafayette Street, Ma-
rianna, Florida or contact by telephone at (850)
482-9637 during regular business hours.
CALL FOR TOP PRICE
FOR JUNK VEHICLES
IN THE CIRCUIT COURTOF THE FOURTEENTH
IN AND FOR JACKSON COUNTY, FLORIDA
CASE NO.: 13-00710-CA
IN RE: Forfeiture of: One (1) 2002 Harley
Davidson VIN: 1HD1FLW1X2Y612889
NOTICE OF FORFEITURE PROCEEDINGS
ALL PERSONS who claim an interest in the fol-
lowing property, 2002 Harley Davidson, VIN:
1HD1FLW1X2Y612889, which was seized be-
cause said property is alleged to. be contra-
band as defined by Sections 932.701 (2)(a)(1-
6), Florida Statutes (2012), by the Department
of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Division
of Florida Highway Patrol, on or about July 26,
2013, in Jackson County, Florida: Any owner,
entity, bona fide lienholder, or person in pos-
session of the property when' seized has the
right within fifteen (15) days of initial receipt of
notice, to contact Peter N. Stoumbelis, Senior
Assistant General Counsel, Department of
Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, 7322 Nor-
mandy Boulevard, Jacksonville, Florida, 32205,
by certified mail return receipt requested to
obtain a copy of the Complaint and Order Find-
ing Probable Cause filed in the above styled
LF160254 Town of Campbellton
Fair Housing Notice
The local government of the Town of
Campbellton is dedicated to fair housing
principles. Fair Housing-is a conceptthat
everyone has the right to obtain housing
without discrimination. The above named
jurisdiction officially adopted a Fair Housing
Ordinance which prohibits discrimination in
housing because of race, color, national origin,
religion, age, sex, handicap and familial status.
This ordinance covers most housing related
activities such as real estate sale, advertising,
bank transactions, mortgages, rentals and any
similar activity which may deal with persons
The Town of Campbellton has developed an
ordinance which is available to residents and
other appropriate persons regarding affordable
and fair housing opportunities.
Fair Housing information for the Town of
Campbellton is available by contacting the
Town of Campbellton City Hall, 5283 Highway
231 Campbellton, Florida 32426, or by phone.
at (850) 263-4535.
The Town of Campbellton is a Fair Housing,
Equal Opportunity, and Handicap Responsive
LF160253 The Town of Campbellton is an
Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free
Workplace. The'Town has a Fair Housing
Ordinance. The Town also has a Section 504
Policy that prohibits discrimination of qualified
individuals based on his/her disability.
For assistance with EEO or Section 504
matters contact the City Clerk or Council
President Edward Lee Britt at 850-263-4535
or by e-minail: email@example.com.
For assistance with Fair Housing matters
contact the City Clerk or Council President
Edward Lee Britt at 850-263-4535 or by email
Clean Your Closet ColIct Some Cash
Jackson County Floridan Sunday, September 29, 2013- 9 B
r Spaciritis 3/-' houip
II" w/ LR, [DR.: new
[i~m /kilchen, Ig laundry
back porch, lenced
in backyard newer
metal roof, with a 4 car carport. Needs new flooring & Seller
will allow 4000.00 towards'buyers closing costs or updates
with accepted offer. Priced at*$102,,900. MLS # 248039-
WOW what a deal!
This 11 acre home
site needs some TLC.
Home comes with
2-3 bdrms and 1-2
baths. Home currently has 972 sq. ft. but has 3215 sq.
ft. under roof. Has a Ig. deck!' Possibilities are endless!
Bring bll offers!; Priced at $141,900 MLS # 247834
This appealing 3/2
home is convenient
to everything! A
beautiful home! New
heat pump installed
recently, two car garage, landscaped yard, large chain linked
fenced backyard w/privacy fence. Make an appointment to
see today! Priced at $159,000. MLS #247791
t hti Older home 'sits
across from Indian
House appears to
have a good roof, block construction, fenced-in backyard,
sits- back off the hwy with small storage bldg out back.
Priced at only $59,500 MLS#248666
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'Tod may exraso list Br0., alloffers. Pr h i ce ~.d ate$25.005 rrMIS #248801
A CORNER., Cozy
B2. 3 Bedroom 2 Bath
B H '" I home with approx
1300 sq ft ouidle O irI
Vinyl Siding with
needed Home has
a'metal roof, a 21x6
Back Porch and a 27x10 Front porch to relax'onoolod Floors o inside
homel This Won't last long so call today SOLD AS IS.
H HALL Th1E BELLS AND
WHISTLES- ,This 4
S Bedroom 3 Beath home
has ev c erything you want
and morel Over 3580 sq It0
Under Air, with a Gorgeous
Sunreom with 18e ft
': ~~~Cealhgs Ywith ',,,,
l~~ro)m Floor .to ''"
overlooking the bactyardt
hThe FaGmily Room Boasts
0 8it ceilings, hbit On
entertainment center and a granitesose thin fireplace. The Main Kitchen is a dreamt
Granite countertops and a center island with lots of cabinets! 0UT., You can never
touch the main kitchen and do all your cooking in the 2nd Full private kitchen. Themr Is a
2 car attached garage with a bonus room whichesh cenlralair and the detached garage
is large enough to store your toys IT'heroeIs t another bedroom over the detacked.oarage.
The GORGEOUS hack patio Is perfect for entertatning your guests
UPDATES IN THIS.
2 BATH (with
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with over 2100 sq ft! There is a Mother in Law giesi
house attached to home with its own bed-bath-kitchenene'
Large 1 acre lot with a Huge Workshop! Move in Ready'
l WATERFRONT nOToe
located on Meret1. M1
Pondl C9y 2 Bedroom
1 bath home with
1080 sq ovenooking
lake! "Large Backyard
with deck perfect for
relaxing! Kitchen and
baths have had some
updates Living room
and Master bedroom overlook the water Fireplace In Dyiing roomi Private'
driveway to home Call today foryour personal showingI MLS #247509.
'VERY KRATTICTIVE HOME
INSIDE AND tUT] 4
Bedrooms 3 1/2 Baths with
Almost 2700 sq ft u under air
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ten etirst floor andrt e all othe me3e bedroom ovs are Ulokpstairs. This home sits o n air
hill oroa corner lott Very private yard. Newer home with all the extras..
AT ITS BEST in this
lovely 4 Bedroom, 3
2 172 Both, 2 story
hba ome with over 1st00
q1900 ft Iunder air. The
BS^S W.'i V I 3--- -I he'Huge living room
Brj~ E~a I 7'i; 27x1111 There are
2 Master bedrooms. on
tlne first floor wnd all other 3 bedrooms are uepstairs. This home ados oo
hill orcorner lotVery private yad. N ew e r home with andl the ras.
MA lONE CORNER Left
Loage 3 or 4 Bedroom 3Siting
Sb 5 city lots andme has amo
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r..!i ii,. heH6uge living room
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20 Master bedrooms.
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S creenedle Porch andary
and next door the Cancer Center in Maana. ick huse needs some updat es bin utin
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I .3,Bedmoom 1 1/2 Batho
'11 "wiuh ust a'under. 1400 sq'
1 fi Located right tcmca
1 : from olison Elemenfary
1and next door to the Cancer Center in Madoana. Orick hysse needs some updates hal
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i LOCATED ON 2.24 ACRES
'IN GREENWOOD ON FOre
ROAD. Large 4 Bedroom 3
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floos thru out living areas and bedrooms. Sunken Living room has a Beautiful wood
burning Brick Fireplace, 10x12 Brtick Storage Building. SOLD AS IS.
LAND FOR SAL0 E (eeuba i i"
14 I4 ,0ll Via,,, Nola S44,900
'Debbie Roney Smith,
Large 260 it. all brkk home
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___ MLS #248866 *$299,900
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MLS #24884566 $299,00
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MLS #248845 *5132,000
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Ed McCoy, Realtor
home has .a lotto offer, WIng
room with fireplace, sunroofo,
garage/workshop and very
ice landscaping. Cll today for
viewing ttis Iovely home'.
SPACIOUS. -''MLS2479280o 125;000.
^*i la JSPACIOUS- L _-.. ^S 'W .*'
with Lmari y extrofeatures ntra b Ldar- ht,,.T.f ,itt
located on 2.2 acres. .k riPin
t .w et j.h. q spi. l,. n,:e. a ,',d
MLS 248838 $149,900. MS247494o$130,J00.
WATERFRONTI- This CUSTOM BUILT
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MLS 248786 $88,000. I2481 h59',9,0t0 eI.
ITEXAS SIZED '
LAWNI!, Custom 3 BRENDA 850.5574799
bedroom home with unique brenda.morgan
[uoht resiawli-d o',i8i a IUAM I I entury21.ero
Call Ed. 850-573-6198 or .ROAN centy com
MLS 248809 $239,900.
NEW, FOR YOU.
PeNefi l utdo,; throughout
and ready hoi new family
o,,rjd In wpil established
MLS 248712 $118,90"0. HUINTERS, I JTILIES, RETIREESI,',..wrbqea.rarrvm. rA .. i.Wld Ai srweInlj,,r,.
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with 3 eddilon.i listed on 4,,... 1.:,,AMt. ,. ,,r..., ,i nujir.l idlr i,'rm i tc elm ,-a MArII a ,lw
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fhleshly [,]icled MLS# 248846 5450,000 Ponce De Leon
MLS 248843 $34,900. ------- _
1 HAVE IT YOUR
WAYI Home needs to
hoi iiil.n., iii,',fl' iiid, stods,
w irhi,, pii.,imbii, o il place.
hi , .1 T .J iveI. nr 'l for
hunting lodge (, gvt**,.v
MLS 248844 $47,000.
TC H 0 I C E Quet country Ivfg on 2.06 ores. Ulke new monrfnded home featong
PROPERTYI Brick fireplace, opplionces, gorden tub in master both, outside storage buMlding, screened porh
hont. wih 3 bedrooms located on bock. Beouliful nd move in reidyl
on atshtded, ,ir lot close to MLS# 248862 $70,000 Compass Lake
t ,,,leg J, factiliGties and
MIS 248876 $89,900.
IN A WORD, IT'S
btdomre an',.,y home st a
to tJyt,,n o fowe. Fegatres
le0,t taoinjmiruiJ fto mention.
Call [fi, 8tPr -.t 03 98 for lull Good fl er-upp r located o mike dfy lot. i'..'.r- ,r, lbi.r,,,t ri.A "
MLS 24875,6 $76,900.1 0t ML 2478 4 o..MNee, ',
THEY.'RE. ALL IN THE CLASS-IFIEDS
4630 Hwy. 90 Marianna, FL 32446
Each Office Is Independently pwd awnd Operated
SMARTER. BOLDER. FASTER
ZAT II JR THR:ETE- STORY-
woa hlf) 01 lur gi DT',ly
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MLS 248855 S89,900.
NEW! -Lovely home
wifth special features on
1 0 completely y 'fenced
MLS 248837 $139,900.
cedar lop sided home on
_' 1.34 ce [Ltile open
desin wood iominate
MLS 248831. t $88,900.
Victoria style home on a
largewcity lot. Home has
so much tooffer.
I ML S248808 $558,000.,
yu love fishing and golfig
this is the place for you.
Lovely brick 3 bedroom, 2
beths home in niceJocteion.
MiL 248594 $129,900.
SPECIAL Cedol Rough
home is a showcosetof many
features. Home sis on 3.5 res.et
wiith highway f.mloe. Call Oulna,
850-526-2891o ort nil Ihe details.
BIG PRICE REU0UCInN!!
MIS 248635.. $184,900.
Modest sized home. with 3
bedrooms located on nice
size.lot. Great investment for
MLS 248867 $35,700.
Lovely updoted homewith
3 tedt:,ri rloated on nice
o&tidd .titd-i a quiet area.
~ ~MpYe ,n ieodly .
ALMLS 248856 $60,000.
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Saver, Interior Power Package, Keyless
Entry, Super Reliable, CD Player, LOW
Only 36k Miles, Automatic, Interior
Power Package, 35+ MPG, CD Player,
Factory Warranty, Clean History
1 Owner, Clean History Report, 32k
Miles, Power Seat, Alloys, Keyless,
i-Pod/MP3 Plug-In, CD, Interior Power
Package, Factory Warranty, #40129
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Clean Inside & Out, Sedan, 4-Door,
4-Speed Auto, V6, Seating Up to 6,
Nice Power Options, Smooth Ride,
Rbady to Gol #39179
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2WD, Pwr Driver Seat, CD, PW/PL/Mirrors,
Cruise, Alloy Wheels, Tow Pkg, Keyless,
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